If you add the words "properly built" to that sentence it would be more correct.ARs suffer from dependability issues. M14s suffer from neither.
Hell, that's why I keep Tango and Trueevil1313 around as well. The more well placed firepower, the great the distance between the enemy lines, and where I intend to lay my head at night.Besides that's why I keep JD around. Gotta love those long distant 'reach out and touch someone' guys, but its not me.