Just my humble opinion.
The best laser is the one you put on after you've achieved an expert rating with your particular gun.
They have uses, but should never be thought of as a substitue for skill.
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