Italians Upset with Gun-Carrying David

A U.S. gun manufacturer that created an image of Michelangelo’s famous “David” statue holding a rifle has riled Italian culture aficionados. The ad, by the Geneseo, Ill.-based company ArmaLite Inc., depicts the famous statue holding an AR-50A1 rifle that costs $3,700 with the slogan “a work of art” above it. Italy’s culture minister Dario Franceschini […]