Virtual fence on Mexican border deemed insufficient

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    20 million down the drain

    http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20080423/ap_on_re_us/border_fence
     
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    The inefficencies lie in the technological execution, not the concept.

    But nice (and wholly predictable) spin. :rolleyes:
     
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    Fixed it.

    I'm still not convinced anything but a bubble over the country would work.
     
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    That's because you think of everything in terms of absolutes. I'd be happy if it merely reduced illegal border crossings 80-90%. Requiring a 100% solution is unrealistic.
     
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    I doubt it would even reduce it that much.
     
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    I think it could.
     
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    I told you before.. Make border watching a summer vacation destination with miles of KOA campsites along the southern border. We could offer half of the average national cost of an illegal as a door prize for each illegal caught inside the border.


    individual incompetence happens at every level of planning. Ask Brownie.
     

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