Discussion in 'General Global Topics' started by onedomino, Jul 1, 2005.
Russia is not just the "sick man of Europe", it's the "Bedridden, paralyzed, quadrapalegic, leper of Europe". Bangladeshis live longer than Russians from Christ's sake. By 2050, Yemen will have a larger population.
Put simply, Seven decades of Communism have literally killed Russia. It can pretty much be taken out of any consideration.
China? Their biggest advantage seems to be the amount of cannon fodder they can field in a given battle. And I do believe we will eventually come into armed conflict with China. China seems to believe this too, as they have purchased old Soviet missile systems whose SOLE PURPOSE is to destroy US aircraft carriers. This impending conflict, which seems to be growing more and more likely year by year, is the primary reason I generally support the SDI program.
Well, obama has laid to rest any fears of US world domination.
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