-9s are fired sideways, rarely hitting anything. Used by street gangs.
-9mms are fired properly and hit where they are fired most of the time. Used by human beings.
*emptys 16 round mag, hits nothing*
*fires one shot into 1s head*
9x17 AKA 9K AKA 9mm Kurtz AKA 9mm short is properly refered to in ghetto slang as a .380, referring to .380ACP the proper American nomenclature.
9x18 AKA 9mm Makarov is not commonly found in North America, and is therefore unavailable to most criminals.
9x21, is a more powerful variation of the 9x19 cartridge, and the two are not compatible in autopistols.
9x23, is a powerful cartridge, but is seldom found in cheap pistols, and therefore out of reach for most criminals.
"how you like that nine in yo spine?"
SoccerGal419: But, anyway, did you finish the long essay for DiMello's class? My topic was, "How Frost's poetry influences actions and minds of adolescents". Enlightening, isn't it?