Would you like to own the best scope in the world? I would too, but gas is $2.50 a gallon and my cat's teeth need capping. We are editors and we feel your pain, as President Bubba used to say. We have selected four excellent riflescopes that we-and you-can afford. I ran each scope through the Petzal Optics Abuse Regimen (see below), and here is how they fared.