Saturday, August 23, 2014

What do you suppose the "intimidation factor" is going to be the first time somebody uses an IED on your ass, stormtrooper, and roasts you in the expensive can you're driving?

“So the value of that vehicle at that point is, yes, you want that intimidation factor, plus the protection for those officers,” he said.


T. Paine said...

Sooner or later those who would use the vehicle in an aggressive manor against the citizenry have to dismount.

Allen said...

"TC 23-3 To Catch a Tank Big Game Hunting Made Easy" is a good manual to have.

Anonymous said...

Immobilize, burn.

MRAP is not a tank. Even tanks need supporting infantry, or they are rapidly very heavy static coffins.

Urban anti-armor behavior is rapidly learned. It's not freakin' rocket surgery. The only reason these vehicles continue to exist is with our consent.