One of my favorite Christmas movies is “A Christmas Story.” Most are familiar with little Ralphie’s quest to own a Red Ryder BB gun.
Watching that movie this year, I had to wonder, “Do parents still buy BB guns for their kids? Do kids still want BB guns?” It seems like technology rules the wish lists these days. BB guns are delightfully low tech.
Many, my wife included, think BB guns are a terrible gift idea for a young boy. I happen to side with Ralphie’s…