In a recent email correspondence, I suggested to old buddy Chad that the vikes squad this year could be accurately compared to the explosive force of the M120 mortar seen below.
His reply is below, and I concur with his assesment.
I feel a more accurate weapon analogue for the vikes performance is the favorite norse sidearm, the atgeir-
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