The Gun: How I Bought an AR-15 in a Five Guys Parking Lot
A stranger handed me an AR-15 semiautomatic rifle Monday afternoon in a South Burlington parking lot. I handed him an envelope stuffed with $500 cash....
Back when I wrote this story, after the Orlando nightclub shooting, you could buy an AR-15 in a Vermont parking lot with an envelope of cash and no ID. Twenty months later, nothing has changed.