Originally Posted by vondnik
The only reason to carry a pistol is to fight your way back your the rifle you should never have set down.
Althow while driving it's nice to have quick access to one....
In your case, it's to sneak into your pants during mil-sim games so you can pretend to be a civilian, sit around the NATO base chatting up the soldiers there, then laying waste to half of them because they were dumb enough to have their rifles relaxed.
Of course I'm right, you got a few of us with that trick you bugger.