Deal with snakes in the grass politely.
Police said two of the boys then went inside the home to get a gun to shoot the snake. As the .22-caliber rifle was being removed from the gun case, the butt struck the wall causing the gun to fire.
What kind of bozo stores a gu–never mind. We know the answer.
In related news, PoliticalProf links to an excellent suggestion for strategies to deal with open-carry
terrorists nuts enthusiasts.
Addendum, Later that Same Morning:
A man carrying a holstered firearm entered the store to make a purchase. Another customer, also with a holstered firearm, approached him and demanded to see his identification and firearms license, according to the Valdosta Police Department report.
They think they are reliving High Noon, but they are actually auditioning for the Darwin Awards.