I really haven't seen any sort of primer shortage here. Two weeks ago I dropped by Walmart, and they had 10,000+ CCI small pistol primers on the shelf, so I bought 2000 (I was down to my last 1000).
"A gun is a tool, Marian; no better or no worse than any other tool: an axe, a shovel or anything. A gun is as good or as bad as the man using it. Remember that."