How dangerous can it be if you are not actually making a bomb, so that there is no smoking gun to trigger an attack against you?
For critics of Islam, these verses are the smoking gun that proves that Islam is intrinsically violent.
When he did speak, it was mostly to the website The smoking gun, which published many of the documents he hacked.
"Hell for all we know it was Dan who told [The smoking gun] about Mike," says Madden.
To an extent, but I think only to an extent—because if he is exonerated, it will happen only because no one found a smoking gun.
They hurried down to the water and they found Mr. Waterman and Pierre there, the latter with a smoking gun in his hand.
Rathburn slipped his smoking gun into his holster and mounted noiselessly.
Brennan was upon one knee near the central window, a smoking gun in his hand, a red welt showing ghastly across his cheek.
He had the smoking gun in his hands, for he hadn't the wit to get rid of it.
With a proud smile the old woman stood the smoking gun against the wall and straightened her cap.
Incontestable evidence; the GOODS: They had discovered the ''smoking gun'' that would destroy the general's case/ In fact, there may be no ''smoking gun,'' no incontrovertible, black-and-white evidence of wrongdoing
[1970s+; fr the image of a murderer caught with the fatal smoking firearm still in hand]