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praise the Lord, and pass the ammunition

Keep going, despite trouble or stress. The phrase is widely believed to have been said by a Navy chaplain during the attack on Pearl Harbor; it later became the title of a popular patriotic song. Until help comes, there's nothing we can do but keep trying to plug the holes in the roof. Praise the Lord, and pass the ammunition!
See also: ammunition, and, pass, praise

ammunition

1. n. toilet tissue. Could somebody help me? We’re out of ammunition in here!
2. n. liquor. (see also shot.) He’s had about all the ammunition he can hold.
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Similar to other manufacturers, the arsenal's responsibility and accountability as a producer of small arms ammunition, ceases from the time the items are hauled by the Armed Forces of the Philippines and/or the PNP as we do not have the capability to monitor on which AFP or PNP units these ammunitions are issued,' Gamban said.
The external training covers the manufacture of ammunition, control of production, field training on light ammunitions equipment and tools, as well as maintenance and operation of equipment.
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Lurther phase-out of lead ammunition for hunting in California will continue on July 1, 2016, when nonlead ammunition will be required when hunting with shotguns for upland game birds (except for dove, quail and snipe), small game mammals, fur-bearing mammals and nongame birds except for when hunting at licensed game bird clubs.
There is risk involved in the process of utilization of surplus or unserviceable ammunition but unforeseen consequences can occur if the utilization is conducted at factories that are not among the producers of the pieces of ammunition being dismantled, or are unaware of the proper techniques of utilization, or the pieces of ammunition are being processed pastA their expiry date, the cabinet said in a statement.
The army uses old stock of ammunition nearing expiry date for practice.
The FOP letter also points out that harder metals such as brass or steel are already prohibited by federal firearms laws, as they would produce ammunition capable of penetrating soft body armor.
The city of Sacramento recently reported that in just more than a year since enacting a similar local ordinance to the recently passed Assembly Bill 962, nearly 200 people, who were not legally entitled to own or possess firearms or ammunition, were nabbed.
The forum allows warfighters to share knowledge throughout the ammunition enterprise and provides information on operations, logistics, training, publications, and systems.
Though it cut into his budget, Crowell authorized the purchase of an unprecedented 500,000 rounds of training ammunition, because, according to media reports, there's an international shortage of lead-free ammunition as U.
Bliss, Texas, to their new home in Japan in conjunction with an ammunition retrograde mission.
As Canadian soldiers engage Taliban insurgents in Afghan towns and countryside, one item they will rely upon is their ammunition.