Unfortunate Fact of the Day: Defense Spending Next Year is $1 Trillion Dollars, Twice As Much As in the Cold War

Adjusting for inflation, the US annually funded the entire Cold War at about half the  expenditure. Stew on that, let it ripen. Our defense spending is insane.

Eisenhower: "Beware the military-industrial complex." This is evidence of bad governance by both parties.

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One Response to Unfortunate Fact of the Day: Defense Spending Next Year is $1 Trillion Dollars, Twice As Much As in the Cold War

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