TIME Writer Joel Stein: Women are increasingly more interested in guns since the election

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Joel Stein attends the Algonquin Hotel's 90th Anniversary of the Algonquin Round Table on Monday November 16, 2009, in New York, NY (Casey Rodgers / AP Images for Algonquin Hotel)

TIME Writer Joel Stein’s wife recently experimented at a gun range, despite her political beliefs.  He explains why he finds “prepping” has become more ubiquitous, as well as why his wife, Cassandra, is entertaining the idea of owning a gun.