One of the primary reasons given by most such flawed analyses is that Russia and China can't physically get here to hit us with an iron fist. OK, I can't be bothered with that argument. It's too stupid, and a Patriot just showed one way they could get here over at WRSA, if they chose.
But the one that tickles me most is the one that discounts everything that happened before the Wall fell. You know, all that ancient history. So what if Vlad used to be KGB - he's got a different worldview now. And China has never wanted to conquer the world.
OK. So in one or two generations 100 plus years of Marxist/Leninist/Stalinist/Maoist Evil just - went away.
Ever heard of them? Think they were playing games or just fussing over a back fence?
People hold grudges - sometimes for no good reason, sometimes for deathly serious reasons, like religion and ideology.
Under-estimate the level of Fuck You the other guy holds for you at your peril.
If you die by AK fire I will not feel smug or superior, I'll probably be ducking and wishing I hadn't just lost another American who was able to pull a trigger, but too fucking stupid to know when or at whom.
And yes, Team BearDragon has plenty of minor-league allies right here at home, carrying their water and using ARs and .Gov Sigs.
So? What does that have to do with the price of bat guano in Jamaica?