Gun Culture News G&A Man on the Street: What is the Single Biggest Reason You Became a Gun Owner? G&A Online Editors May 23rd, 2013 | More From G&A Online Editors Share0 Tweet Email Share on Facebook.Share on Twitter.Share on Google+Whether used for personal defense, hunting, collecting, competition or just a fun day at the range, gun culture is American culture. Just like the great people in this country, guns come in all shapes and sizes. Each has unique features and the ability to accomplish specific tasks—and they all have a story to tell. Some people started hunting and shooting at a very young age. Others buy guns simply to protect themselves or their family. Some picked up their first gun in basic training with a drill sergeant screaming in their ear. But they all have one thing in common—every gun owner can tell a tale about the memorable day they brought home their first firearm. The editors at G&A set out to find out what is the biggest reason why NRA members became gun owners. http://brightcove=2397088998001 Share on Facebook.Share on Twitter.Share on Google+ Share0 Tweet Email Load Comments ( ) Don’t forget to sign up! Get the Top Stories from Guns & Ammo Delivered to Your Inbox Every Week To sign-up for our newsletter, check this box and submit your email address below. If you sign-up, then you acknowledge that your email address is valid, and that you have read and accept our Terms of Service Even More culture-politics-network Show More Get the Guns & Ammo Newsletter FREE! Get the top stories delivered right to your inbox every week. To sign-up for our newsletter, check this box and submit your email address below. If you sign-up, then you acknowledge that your email address is valid, and that you have read and accept our Terms of Service 9 Awesomely Creative Ways to Kill ZombiesRead Now! Advertisement ▶ Now on Tablets! Subscribe & Save! Temporary Price Reduction! Subscribe Now Give a Gift | Subscriber Services LIKE WHAT YOU'RE READING? Get 12 issues for the low price of just $9! Subscribe!