the war benifit

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    defense contractors profits are way up
     
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    They always are during a war. What's your point? Should they just go out of business or not make a profit over worry of you accusing them of something?
     
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    This is the same people who lobby congress and support campaigns.

    They tend to like Rs.
     
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    Ironic. I just read one of your posts accusing Gunny of namecalling and insults. :eusa_shhh:
     
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    So? STILL no point.
     
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    wheres the irony?
     
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    My bad. I was reading without my glasses and saw 'lie' for like. Sorry.
     
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    January 17, 1961, by President Dwight D. Eisenhower's farewell address to the nation in what is called his Military Industrial Complex Speech:

    "In the councils of government, we must guard against the acquisition of unwarranted influence, whether sought or unsought, by the military industrial complex. The potential for the disastrous rise of misplaced power exists and will persist.
    "We must never let the weight of this combination endanger our liberties or democratic processes. We should take nothing for granted. Only an alert and knowledgeable citizenry can compel the proper meshing of the huge industrial and military machinery of defense with our peaceful methods and goals, so that security and liberty may prosper together."
     
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    Appology accepted .

    An honest mistake.
     
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    For shame! :eusa_naughty:

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