Man Shoots Himself In The Head At NRA 500

Yesterday during the National Rifle Association-sponsored NRA 500 at the Texas Motor Speedway, it was reported that a man died in the infield. Today, the medical examiner has determined the cause of death to be suicide. Kirk Franklin, 42, of Saginaw, Texas, shot himself in the head. The Associated Press (via USA Today) … » 4/14/13 8:15pm 4/14/13 8:15pm

“Snipers For Vipers” Gives Rifles That New-Car Smell

Missouri car dealer Max Motors has upped the ante in its longstanding free-gun-with-purchase promotion, offering a .50 caliber sniper rifle to anyone who buys a Dodge Viper. The next step? Air vents laced with powdered Viagra. (Thanks mike4700!) [Max Motors] » 1/06/11 9:30am 1/06/11 9:30am

Missouri Dealer Offering Free Gun Or Free Gas With Cars, Though We See …

It's not too much of a surprise to hear that this car dealership in Missouri is offering a free gun with the purchase of a car. It's also fairly common these days for dealers to lure customers in with gimmicky offers of free stuff or cheap gas. But there's just something about the combination of both incentives under… » 5/21/08 4:00pm 5/21/08 4:00pm

Found On Craigslist: Do Not Rip This Person Off

What is it with Volkswagen Jetta owners and Craigslist?. Though we have to give the GLI owner credit, he got a commenter account (The_Honest_Joe) and started commenting in response to our jokes and questions. We're sort of hoping this person shows up as well. (h/t Braff) [Craigslist] » 4/17/08 1:40pm 4/17/08 1:40pm