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Romney's Scary World

Robert160 Wrote: Jul 29, 2012 2:23 PM
Mr. Chapman's view is dangerous because the world is dangerous, and cutting our military expenditures by 500 billion dollars is stupid and careless. Mr. Obama has created two Quantitative Easing debacles costing the U.S. tax payers over 1.5 trillion dollars. Most of that money cannot even be traced according to the United States Office of Management and Budget (OMB) where did it go? It went to Obama's buddies and supporters. Cut the U.S. military by 500 billion-that is truly a crazy, and reckless thing to do. We live in a dangerous world that we (the good guys) cannot control, but we had better remain ready. Mr. Romney reminds me of Ronald Reagan, and if that is true, we Americans can't do better than that.

The United States is the most secure nation in the history of the world. We have a military with no peer, a nuclear arsenal capable of incinerating any enemy, vast oceans that separate us from rivals and many countries that want to be our allies. But some Americans insist on feeling relentless dangers that demand an ever-ready trigger finger.

We once had to fight the Germans and Japanese in a life-and-death struggle between good and evil. We once had to resist Soviet communism in the Cold War. Today we face nothing remotely comparable.

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