Don't you realize that this is a way for people to extend a middle finger to the Socialists?
It's telling them: Do you really think that we're all going to sit around waiting for our means of self defense to be taken from us?
I've been to gun shows where some vendors were selling long metal boxes with rubber seals.
Clearly some people are thinking ahead of the game.
Besides, it still supposed to be a Free-country, and one is still allowed to sell their property to others including their guns.
I sold all mine to Art Vandelaye or something......
It's tough for the OP to lighten up because I am a serious man who does not see the world in humorous terms. Life in all of its manifeststions is a serious business.