Mexican Police Giving Free PCs, Xboxes to Anyone Who Hands in Illegal Gun

It sounds pretty simple. Hand in your illegal gat, get a free Xbox. That's what the cops in Mexico are hoping will happen. Their plan is to slow down drug wars by giving out a free computer (around $769 worth) to anyone who hands in a high-caliber weapon like a machine gun. Hand in a smaller gun and you'll get an Xbox. So far they've received 17 guns. Too bad the suckers don't know the Xboxes they're getting are already discontinued.

Xbox For Your Gun? Mexico Tries Swaps in Drug Fight [Reuters via Gadget Lab]