*In the wake of the Trayvon Martin tragedy, the plain ol’ hoodie is now on the lips of the nation and the the world it seems. In fact, it’s become a symbol for solidarity for folks who support the slain 17-year-old’s family and their cause.
On the other hand, in what seems like a kind of sinister and clandestine move, the NRA is selling a hoodie that has pockets specially designed to carry a concealed weapon, reports the Miami New Times.
Much has been made of the fact that Trayvon Martin was wearing a hoodie when he died, with Geraldo Rivera even suggesting that his choice in wardrobe was as much responsible for his death as George Zimmerman.
Apparently the choice of attire of hung-over college kids sitting in chilly lecture rooms is somehow threatening and should be worn by only white people.
Well, the National Rifle Association, the organization that championed the Stand Your Ground Law, has been selling hoodies of its own. But not just any hoodies. Hoodies that are specifically designed to conceal a handgun.
The NRA’s online store boasts how easy it is to hide a gun in your specially designed hoodie, which sells for $59.95 to $64.94
Read/learn more at Miami New Times.