There are a lot of conspiracy theories currently floating around on both sides of the aisle, but one in particular has gained a lot of traction amongst Republicans.
According to a lot of people on the right, the U.S. government is currently hoarding ammunition to keep it out of the hands of citizens. The conservative fringe insists that the ammo will be used against Americans when the ‘inevitable’ economic collapse occurs. Meanwhile, the slightly more sensible GOP members say the anti-guns government wants to keep ammo away from Second Amendment lovers because that nullifies the point of having guns in the first place.
On Monday night, Stephen Colbert tackled both theories like only he can.