Top 10 Reasons why some Men prefer Guns over Women #10. You can trade an old 44 for a new 22. #9. You can keep one handgun at home and have another for when you're on the road. #8. If you admire a friend's handgun and tell him so, he will probably let you try it out a few times. #7. Your primary handgun doesn't mind if you keep another handgun for a backup. #6. Your handgun will stay with you even if you run out of ammo. #5. A handgun doesn't take up a lot of closet space. #4. Handguns function normally every day of the month. #3. A handgun doesn't ask , "Do these new grips make me look fat?" #2. A handgun doesn't mind if you go to sleep after you use it. And the number one reason a handgun is favoured over a woman #1. YOU CAN BUY A SILENCER FOR A HANDGUN.