What's really more American than John Browning's iconic 1911 pistol?
It has served our country and citizens for over a century and keeps on shooting. These ten 1911 Pistol memes are all about 'Merica!
10. Built like a tank starting 106 years ago. Yes that is quite the manly handgun.
9. One trigger pull is faster than 3 dialed numbers and a long wait for possible help.
8. The design that will never die? So far it looks that way.
7. Mr. Chuck Norris, is this true? Okay, I think this one is a huge exaggeration for certain.
6. Clint Eastwood approved.
5. Tom Selleck a.k.a. Magnum P.I. approved for detective use.
4. Why fix something that isn't broken?
3. No one will fault you for having that conversation, Merle Dixon. Easy there, buddy.
2. The American freedom fighter sidearm of choice in a butt-kicking caliber since 1911.
1. Is it by chance, or the work of a higher power? You decide.
As for pistols it just doesn't get much more American than the grand ole 1911 design. Long live the model 1911 pistol.