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Originally posted by mazzroth
I have to agree, don't count out the 1000 pound gorilla just because its got a few fleas.
Originally posted by dragonridr
For FY 2009, Department of Defense spending amounts to 4.8% of GDP. The U.S.The Department of Defense budget is slated to be $651 billion in 2009 so this makes it cheaper than the healthcare bill. As far as percentage of GDP this ranks the United States 27th in the world as far as military spending.
The top ten military budgets based off GDP is
3 Saudi Arabia
Originally posted by godfish
But be ready saying things like the truth will only get red-neck GOP trolls flaming mad, they are only happy when people are sick, hungry and brown people are dieing.
Originally posted by Polynomial C
I Find it funny how Republicans (right-wing, conservatives) don't get really that mad when their tax money is being use for wars, bombs and dead innocents...
.. But yet, they get really mad and agitated when the government wants to spend their tax money to give Health Care to Every single American...
[edit on 22-11-2009 by Polynomial C]