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You can try to spin it any way you want, but the miliary
1) BUYS more bayonets today than they did in 1916
2) Every soldier is trained in their use
From that you cannot conclude 'their importance has declined somewhat'....
It's just as important - if you spend time training folks and equipping them.In hand to hand combat......the techniques are mostly the same.
Kill or be killed" tele


Those 9/11 terrorists took over three airplanes and took out two giant buildings using box cutters. Maybe our soldiers should be issued box cutters?

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