Remember the Jesus Rifles? The guns with coded Bible messages stamped onto their targeting sights? When the story broke in January, the US military promised swift action to correct the problem. The trouble is, the action hasn't been too swift where it would count the most... in the war zones.


"Shame on them (the military) forever for their impossibly slow, plodding and utterly backwards plan for correction of this national and international disgrace," said Mikey Weinstein, president of the Military Religious Freedom Foundation, to ABC News. (more here)


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I'm not the surprised. It can't be easy to take everyone's rifles or get to them the implements to remove the lettering. And even if you do, will all the Christian soldiers remove it from their guns? Doubtful.
Doesn't surprise me in the least. My suspicion is that the attitude in the field is going to be VERY pragmatic:

"Are the optics clean?" "Yeah."

"Have you test-fired to dial in the sights?" "Yeah."

"Then use the f***er, and if you don't like the biblical BS, tape over it, but I need that weapon on the line!"




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