I have a .308 Carbine. (LR 308-AP4)
I've been very well pleased with it. It's light, accurate, and completely reliable.
OTOH, lotsa folks here have issues with 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