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suffragette Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Mar-24-11 01:58 PM
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21. Tax payers also fund the R&D for development of the weapons
We lose at each step of the equation.

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  -Instead of Bombing Dictators, Stop Selling Them Bombs Charleston Chew  Mar-24-11 05:25 AM   #0 
  - Without the exportation of arms and weapons, the US really has  fasttense   Mar-24-11 05:50 AM   #1 
  - Exactly. NY Times summarized this nicely. Military vs non Military Durable Goods  paparush   Mar-24-11 06:00 AM   #3 
  - KNR! n/t  indimuse   Mar-24-11 05:52 AM   #2 
  - But without military sales, our economy would crumble....  Scuba   Mar-24-11 06:03 AM   #4 
  - Yes, by Friday at 9 pm, that money has been spent at the local grocer and shoe store  L. Coyote   Mar-24-11 09:00 AM   #18 
  - Simple and Effective.  Rebubula   Mar-24-11 06:09 AM   #5 
  - Stop making sense  geckosfeet   Mar-24-11 06:14 AM   #6 
  - Now there is a concept  liberal N proud   Mar-24-11 06:34 AM   #7 
  - Right on.  think4yourself   Mar-24-11 07:11 AM   #9 
  - Profiteers ALWAYS know how to work both sides of the street...  Blue_Tires   Mar-24-11 02:14 PM   #22 
  - profit  Nitram   Mar-24-11 07:08 AM   #8 
  - Well, they could build solar panels.  RUMMYisFROSTED   Mar-24-11 08:50 AM   #15 
  - K&R.  Overseas   Mar-24-11 07:25 AM   #10 
  - Not trying to make a profit is socialism.  athenasatanjesus   Mar-24-11 07:31 AM   #11 
  - I found this cartoon  Brewman_Jax   Mar-24-11 07:47 AM   #12 
  - Do you want to start a fight with the gun control crowd?  randr   Mar-24-11 08:22 AM   #13 
  - The very first political writing I ever did was on that topic.  MineralMan   Mar-24-11 08:48 AM   #14 
  - I agree.  harmonicon   Mar-24-11 01:51 PM   #20 
  - That would work great if everyone else stopped selling them bombs too  NeedleCast   Mar-24-11 08:52 AM   #16 
  - I'm sure there is something the Russians and the Chinese  sabrina 1   Mar-24-11 02:30 PM   #23 
  - America = Funneling money from taxpayer pockets to rich corporate owners via human rights abusers  L. Coyote   Mar-24-11 08:58 AM   #17 
  - Tax payers also fund the R&D for development of the weapons  suffragette   Mar-24-11 01:58 PM   #21 
  - I couldn't agree more.  harmonicon   Mar-24-11 01:46 PM   #19 
  - Does that include Freedom Bombs?  Bozita   Mar-24-11 02:37 PM   #24 
  - why is this locked?  Charleston Chew   Mar-24-11 06:57 PM   #25 
  - always well advised  quaker bill   Mar-24-11 07:06 PM   #26 
  - What a great idea.... Stop selling dictators bombs...  midnight   Mar-25-11 12:18 AM   #27 
  - Excellent idea. Indubitably the right thing to do! Alas...  Amonester   Mar-25-11 12:28 AM   #28 
  - Really? What a concept. Rec'd. Strongly rec'd. b/t  Catherina   Mar-25-11 12:35 AM   #29 

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