I don't have any opinion on the guns on courses thing, but the
Are you serious? I'll have room for another club in my bag soon, but it won't be a gun, I guess me coming from the uk means we live in different worlds! Carrying a gun anywhere seems absurd to me, but especially on a golf course! Hey , I'm not judging, I can imagine this might even be common practise in the US?
reminds me of the time we were entertaining some clients from the UK down in Texas. One of them got off the plane ready to dodge bullets. We took them to some western themed steakhouse where the walls were covered with giant TVs showing westerns, mostly shootouts. I told him that they were the security cameras in the parking lot.
We did take them shooting though, and they loved it.