Air Force Lt. Col. John Burton was assigned to evaluate the usefulness of the Bradley Infantry Fighting Vehicle, an Army troop carrier/scout vehicle that, in its final redesign, was effectively a deathtrap for its occupants. Burton keeps trying to execute a proper live-fire armor test on it but is constantly subverted by his temporary commanding officer, Army Maj. Gen. Partridge, in order to get it under construction and in the field. Written by
Jeff Cross <firstname.lastname@example.org>
They aimed to build the ultimate fighting machine...they missed.
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The company shown as manufacturing the Bradley vehicles in Fresno is labeled American Ordinance. The proper spelling would be Ordnance. An ordinance is like a municipal law, traffic law, etc. See more
Lt. Colonel James Burton
This is not just a report, it's a deadly weapon.
Sir, an M-16 is a deadly weapon. A report is just a pile of paper, unless you're planning to inflict a lot of extremely vicious paper cuts.
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