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    Border Protection is preparing for the caravan — with weapons and gear designed for combat

    By Alex Horton

    November 5 at 5:53 PM

    From head to toe, he is ready for war.

    The M4 semiautomatic rifle in his hands is tipped with a suppressor favored by Special Operations to muffle gunshots during clandestine missions.

    Just above that is a PEQ-15 sight, which projects an infrared beam visible with night-vision goggles so the shooter can fire at night or point out targets for comrades and helicopters above.

 
    https://www.washingtonpost.com/natio...=.a754a950cace

“A society does not ever die ‘from natural causes’, but always dies from suicide or murder – and nearly always from the former….”
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And?  So what’s their issue with it?
"Life is tough, but it's tougher when you're stupid."  -- John Wayne
"Talk sense to a fool and he calls you foolish.� ? Euripides, The Bacchae
"Sometimes I wonder whether the world is being run by smart people who are putting us on or by imbeciles who really mean it.� ? Laurence J. Peter, The Peter Principle
"A stupid man's report of what a clever man says can never be accurate, because he unconsciously translates what he hears into something he can understand.� ? Bertrand Russell, A History of Western Philosophy


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