Wow. Our experiment is off to a great start—let's see if we can finish it off sooner than expected.
US Army Spc. Jerimiah Butts mans an M-240B machine gun from a rooftop during Operation Helmand Spider in Badula Qulp, Helmand province, Afghanistan, Feb. 9, 2010. Photo via the US Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Efren Lopez.