My apologies I've just always called them that. Semi automatic from now on, I stand corrected.
It's just all about proper information bro. When you hear the wrong thing over and over you start to believe it. No fault of your own.
The gun would be for home defense.
Any normal full sized polymer handgun would be great for home defense. The most recommended polymer guns are:
These 4 you cannot go wrong with. It all comes down to what fits your hand and how much you're willing to spend.
EDIT: I agree with RA though. A shotgun is best for home defense.
This post was edited on 1/27 at 1:34 pm