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Sat Dec 22, 2012, 12:05 AM

 

It cost $300 million in the period from 1967 to 1980 to eradicate small pox, or $21.5 M per year.

http://www.who.int/mediacentre/news/notes/2010/smallpox_20100517/en/index.html

Meanwhile, gun and ammunition makers make $11,000,000,000 per year.

http://www.statisticbrain.com/firearm-industry-statistics/

There's a reason we call them gun nuts.

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