posted on Sep, 9 2012 @ 06:00 PM
I actually attempted to post this thread the other day but I lost the correct
We all know that the priorities of the elite lie not with us or the betterment of mankind but only with themselves and their own interests. The amount
of money spent on military advancement & sustainment every year is absurd, the amount of 'bailout' money given to banks is appalling. All the while
public & social services are cut to crap and our livelihoods slowly but surely head down the crapper.
I am unable to upload & embed the infographic so
here it is
. I highly recommend you check it out as it visually puts things right into perspective.
Click on the image to zoom in. Its tiny at first glance.
Here are a couple of bits of data from it anyway:
- Trident submarine launched nuclear ballistic missile costs around $29.1 Million.
- Cost of significantly increasing sensitivity of the Allen Telescope array (SETI): About $50M
Can you see how disproportionate that is? One of those things is productive and is aimed at developing our species as a whole, one of them is aimed
at killing our species in the most horrific way. And that is just PER warhead.
The parts in the infographic about the US military budget and the 2008 Citibank bailout says it all..
edit on 26/10/2010 by TechUnique
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