His personality varies, actually. Subverted with the Gentleman Ghost. He may put on airs at times, but he's a highwayman through and through. The elderly criminal the Black Fox.
Currently I make my home, with my wife and a couple of children, in Blacksburg, Virginia. I came by it honestly; I acquired it with age. Those are the things that interest me. And, for reasons I hope to make clear over the next several months, those are things that ought to concern everybody else, too.
What a success story; an American classic. First, a little history… Think for a moment about another American classic, the Ford Edsel.
You know, the Edsel? The byword for commercial failure? Not that the F turned out to be a bad plane; it was, in fact, impressive. McNamara seems to have been gifted with the reverse Midas Touch, where most everything important that he touched turned to crap.
And it was he, the man who tried to make the Navy take a heavy bomber, who also inflicted the M16 on a mostly unenthusiastic and unwilling Army. It was never a great rifle. It had its good points, sure, notably its weight and the weight of its ammunition, plus soft recoil.
But for combat performance, reliability, ease of maintenance? And the tumbling of the bullet in flesh, and some of the ghastly wounds inflicted, for both of which the M16 is famous, are largely functions of the bullet design, not of the rifle.
The M16 was no great shakes, but the current Army version, the M4, while lighter and more compact than the M16 rifle I first carried — hence, just ever so cool, indeed, too cool for words, and what a fashion statement! Some reports from Afghanistan suggest it is inherently less reliable, in sustained combat, as well.
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The attempted replacements In the last 40 years there have been a number of attempts at replacing the M16 family. All, prior tohave failed or been rejected.
All were too ambitious. And if it cost a hundred times more? In any case, in killing the ACR, the Infantry School reported that rifles had reached their peak and only exploding bullets could improve matters.Day 1(*) Unit: Anglo-Saxon/Old English.
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