Apparently, it was a prank, but the damage was done.
— Ismail Kidd Noorzai (@ismailkidd) August 9, 2017
The photograph on social media included Walmart’s superhero-themed, back-to-school promotion with a gun rack in a sporting goods section. Initially, the company apologized and said the sign was being taken down but then began to question whether it had been there at all.
Read more about it at the New York Post.