I’ve said it before, and I’ll say it again (with tongue in cheek): For if we do not consume, then The Terrorists™ have won. For better or for whatever, ours is a transaction-based society, and while suckers walk, money talks (but it can’t touch my three lock box? Thanks, Sammy Hagar), and firearm ownership opens up an entire wing of The Palace of Spending in which you can consume like a consumptive. Or something. Here’s some of what I’ve been indulging retail-wise of late.