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Eisenhower's Chilling Analysis Of Defense Spending


By bgamall4   Follow   Wed, 28 Nov 2012, 9:34am PST   622 views   4 comments
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http://www.businessinsider.com/eisenhowers-chilling-analysis-of-defense-spending-2012-11

Every gun that is made, every warship launched, every rocket fired signifies, in the final sense, a theft from those who hunger and are not fed, those who are cold and are not clothed. This world in arms is not spending money alone. It is spending the sweat of its laborers, the genius of its scientists, the hopes of its children. The cost of one modern heavy bomber is this: a modern brick school in more than 30 cities. It is two electric power plants, each serving a town of 60,000 population. It is two fine, fully equipped hospitals. It...

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bgamall4   Wed, 28 Nov 2012, 11:22pm PST   Share   Quote   Permalink   Like   Dislike     Comment 1

So, who woul dislike this president's views and why?

APOCALYPSEFUCKisShostikovitch   Sat, 1 Dec 2012, 4:54am PST   Share   Quote   Permalink   Like (3)   Dislike     Comment 2

He would have put Cheney and W in the dock for treason.

These days, his peacenik outlook would be shouted down as islamostalinist collaboration and his summary execution would demanded by radio hatecasters.

bgamall4   Sat, 1 Dec 2012, 5:53am PST   Share   Quote   Permalink   Like (1)   Dislike     Comment 3

APOCALYPSEFUCK is Shostakovich says

He would have put Cheney and W in the dock for treason.

These days, his peacenik outlook would be shouted down as islamostalinist collaboration and his summary execution would demanded by radio hatecasters.

Considering he lead the biggest war defense in the history of the world, his caution about war certainly deserves to be respected in the shell of the Republican Party we have now.

APOCALYPSEFUCKisShostikovitch   Sat, 1 Dec 2012, 10:28am PST   Share   Quote   Permalink   Like (5)   Dislike     Comment 4

bgamall4 says

Considering he lead the biggest war defense in the history of the world, his caution about war certainly deserves to be respected in the shell of the Republican Party we have now.

Today's Republican party would have him on a gurney in Huntsville, TX within the hour of his appearance under charges of treason.

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