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"You have to ask yourself, are we funding an arms race on both sides? I have a lot of sympathy and respect for Israel as a democratic nation, as, you know, a fountain of peace and a fountain of democracy within the Middle East. But at the same time, I don't think funding both sides of the arm race, particularly when we have to borrow the money from China to send it to someone else. We just can't do it anymore. The debt is all- consuming and it threatens our well-being as a country,” Paul said.
Originally posted by TheWalkingFox
Hey look, he's having a stopped clock moment. Hold on everyone, he's only got one more left in him!
On edit: re-reading this... dude's got the right idea, but for all the wrong reasons. Does he really think we're funding "both sides"?edit on 27-1-2011 by TheWalkingFox because: (no reason given)
Originally posted by alonzo730
Just stop aid to everybody. The money would be better used over here. And while we're at it we could end the war in Afghanistan.
Originally posted by frozenspark
calling Israel "fountain of peace and a fountain of democracy within the Middle East" is absolutely HILARIOUS