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That, and the fact that your military policy operates on the assumption that there is no such thing as "overkill."

Wasting the next best thing to 5 % of your GDP on military pork can't possibly be a good way to run an economy. Hell, you could create a fully funded unemployment insurance system to pre-neolib Scandinavian standards with that kind of money and still have some left over.

- Jake

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by JakeS (JangoSierra 'at' gmail 'dot' com) on Mon Apr 12th, 2010 at 02:10:19 AM EST
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