More Secure Nation: "...dividing the nation into the good conservatives and the wicked commie doesnt' make us more secure."
Yes, it does. Identifying the enemies of liberty is a necessary first step to preventing them from destroying what they hate: our liberty. It doesn't help, however, to *mis*-identify them through hyperbole...
More Secure Nation: "Nor does being trigger happy and sending Americans off to die just to prove how tough you are."
No disagreement here... but I don't think "proving how tough we are" is a fair characterization of our reasons for going to war. Still, I would agree that we are far too involved, militarily, in the affairs of other nations.