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Actually, U.S. Military Still Uses Lots of Horses and Bayonets

Jack2894 Wrote: Oct 23, 2012 12:04 PM
Yes, as a matter of fact I did. Remember, it was ROmney who referencess force levels almost 100 years old. He WAS condescending, because ROmney's point was pathetic.

Last night during the final presidential debate of 2012, President Obama said we have "fewer horses and bayonets" during an exchange with Governor Mitt Romney. The comments were condescending, belittling and Obama implied the use of bayonets and horses was obsolete. This is not the case. Yes, Obama said "fewer" rather than "not at all," but let's take a look at how the military uses horses and bayonets today.

First, the Marines. The Marines have an entire page on their website dedicated to the bayonet, which is used in...