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In the few short weeks of the Gulf War, according to the original U.S. Army tally, Patriot missiles shot down 45 of 47 Scuds that had been launched. But analysis by MIT physicist Theodore Postol and others would eventually reveal that Patriot missiles had intercepted, AT MOST, only four of the Scuds launched by Iraq.
as posted by slank
You mean the Maginot line in the sky that was working on 911?
Tell the thousands of charred and mangled corpses about how great Washington is protecting them. Tell their families.
then on those $20,000+/- toilet seats
Originally posted by slank
To start we taxpayers would quit wasting money trying to deploy something that has never been researched, tested or proven.
We would work in the logical order, research it, test & prove it, THEN deploy it.
The reason it is done the way it is is because Washington is a cesspit of corruption and big corporate influence. The more confused, complicated and messy the process is the easier it is to suck and bleed it for profits.
Fraud and deception are easier to hide and 'explain' as mistakes and confusion.