Monday, March 12, 2018

Gun Myths Debunked: Shotguns in the Movies

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The laws of physics tell us that for every action there must be an equal and opposite reaction. So if the person shot by the shotgun goes flying backwards, the person holding the shotgun should go flying backwards as well.

This isn't to say that a shotgun isn't a powerful tool - you WILL feel a kick, and the pellets WILL enter the body, but it's never enough to physically send your opponent flying through the air (especially if you're standing there unmoved).