I have three Colts. Two old SP-1 sporters (Full length rifle and CAR-15 carbine) and a newer LE6940.
Never had a single problem of any kind with any of them.
History fails to record a single precedent in which nations subject to moral decay have not passed into political and economic decline. There has been either a spiritual awakening to overcome the moral lapse, or a progressive deterioration leading to ultimate national disaster.
If you think a strong military is expensive, think about what a weak one would cost