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No Elephants Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon May-21-12 05:03 AM
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Two graphics that explain a lot about U.S. politics.
Pie chart of over 200 lobbyists now lobbying in Washington for religious-relate issues. (Spoiler alert: secular groups account for only 1%)

http://www.addictinginfo.org/2012/05/18/216-reasons-wer... /



Nations that spend most on military

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_countries_by_milit...

(I can't believe that Saudi Arabia supposedly spends almost twice as much as the U.S., as a percentage of GDP.)

No other connection between the two, other than I happened to see both of them this weekend.
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DainBramaged Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon May-21-12 08:36 AM
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1. China isn't going to ever need to conquer us militarily
they'll destroy our Internets and call in their chits.
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