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femrap Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Nov-10-07 07:44 PM
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24. Our biggest export is
death and destruction....doesn't the Pentagon take 40% of the government's budget, not including the CIA, NSA and others?

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  -A sick graph..you really need to look at this Jamnt  Nov-10-07 12:26 PM   #0 
  - K&R-- that is awesome, and frightening, and incredibly sad....  mike_c   Nov-10-07 12:30 PM   #1 
  - I'd also like to see war spending compared to health care and education spending.  Fridays Child   Nov-10-07 12:34 PM   #2 
  - Me too! nt  Quixote1818   Nov-10-07 12:50 PM   #9 
  - K & R,  greyhound1966   Nov-10-07 12:34 PM   #3 
  - Real U.S. priorities. n/t  flashl   Nov-10-07 12:34 PM   #4 
  - oh gosh  rodeodance   Nov-10-07 12:34 PM   #5 
  - Yes it is sick to believe that America was con'ed into believing that  whistle   Nov-10-07 12:38 PM   #6 
  - Too many people still believe that.  danagsk8   Nov-11-07 09:59 AM   #37 
  - This is the point Democrats really need to hit on. Republicans don't mind if they hear about  Quixote1818   Nov-10-07 12:48 PM   #7 
  - So after you add all this up how much are we really paying for a gallon of gas?  Quixote1818   Nov-10-07 12:49 PM   #8 
  - I'd like to see the profit graph for Exxon, Mobile, and other gas/oil companies  graywarrior   Nov-10-07 12:56 PM   #10 
  - But--terra terra terra!  BuffyTheFundieSlayer   Nov-10-07 12:56 PM   #11 
  - I'll get my tinfoil hat on.  danagsk8   Nov-11-07 09:57 AM   #36 
  - In the mean time, the Oil companie are making more money than EVER  Quixote1818   Nov-10-07 01:16 PM   #12 
  - Powerful and disturbing  riderinthestorm   Nov-10-07 01:23 PM   #13 
  - Thanks for posting that.  StarryNite   Nov-10-07 01:28 PM   #14 
  - Oil mongering - what's the point again?  BadgerKid   Nov-10-07 01:57 PM   #15 
  - K&R  G_j   Nov-10-07 02:03 PM   #16 
  - Needs to be seen by a lot more people  Greyskye   Nov-10-07 02:25 PM   #17 
  - Yep! Kick  Quixote1818   Nov-10-07 02:47 PM   #18 
  - Check this out  Quixote1818   Nov-10-07 02:52 PM   #19 
  - And in the name of religion! Isn't it all about power? Greed is just the by-product.  0007   Nov-11-07 08:09 AM   #31 
  - "These figures are in millions"  progressoid   Nov-10-07 03:55 PM   #20 
  - knr.  tekisui   Nov-10-07 03:59 PM   #21 
  - Like fighting for the last scrap of bubble gum that's going to keep the dike from  lonestarnot   Nov-10-07 04:01 PM   #22 
  - Kick  Quixote1818   Nov-10-07 05:44 PM   #23 
  - Our biggest export is  femrap   Nov-10-07 07:44 PM   #24 
  - Also.........  rucognizant   Nov-11-07 09:07 AM   #34 
     - I'm sorry to hear of your  femrap   Nov-11-07 03:48 PM   #46 
  - We need new priorities, big time. (n/t)  Naturyl   Nov-10-07 07:48 PM   #25 
  - What a waste....  TwoSparkles   Nov-10-07 09:37 PM   #26 
  - Left me slack-jawed!  colorado_ufo   Nov-10-07 09:52 PM   #27 
  - If the $1 trillion of Iraq war costs were spent on solar power  Solar_Power   Nov-10-07 09:56 PM   #28 
  - Gawd. Scale that to fit one screen, the first 4 would be invisible.  karlrschneider   Nov-11-07 07:34 AM   #29 
  - "Smirk, smirk, smirk" - Commander AWOL & Republicon Homelander oil cronies  SpiralHawk   Nov-11-07 07:44 AM   #30 
  - Perspective  Summer93   Nov-11-07 08:11 AM   #32 
  - The Manhattan Project cost $23 billion in 2007 dollars.  baldguy   Nov-11-07 08:30 AM   #33 
  - This should be posted in every newspaper in the land, on billboards & Tee Vee!  southerncrone   Nov-11-07 09:56 AM   #35 
  - It's nice to see a graph with a non-distorted, completely honest scale  slackmaster   Nov-11-07 10:01 AM   #38 
  - Just goes to show-once again-that BushCo cares NOT AT ALL about  Lorien   Nov-11-07 10:10 AM   #39 
  - a perspective all americans need to see. THey can't hide from the fact  BREMPRO   Nov-11-07 10:31 AM   #40 
  - Kick & recommend.  quantessd   Nov-11-07 12:00 PM   #41 
  - What's really sad is  neuvocat   Nov-11-07 12:13 PM   #42 
  - Think of the high paying jobs Investing that would have been created investing in alternative energy  Blackhatjack   Nov-11-07 12:24 PM   #43 
  - When I was in high school (mid-1970s) there was talk of massive solar farms in  bob_weaver   Nov-11-07 12:28 PM   #44 
  - Bush's mission  Turbineguy   Nov-11-07 12:37 PM   #45 
 

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