Originally Posted by Direckshun
Gun ownership has been declining slightly but steadily.
Those who own guns are buying more. I'd be willing to put my chips on the bet that this is what's happening.
In other words, you have NO IDEA whether or not your statement is factual. It's a completely unsupported assertion. Instead of backing up your assertion with any evidence at all, you're simply making a rhetorical offer to "bet" on it.
I'd say "Swing and a miss", but that's lame.