SATSQ

This is not the first time this question has been asked, nor will it be the last:

With the fixation on shrinking the budget deficit, why is over $700 billion in annual defense spending almost always off-limits for discussion?

No serious effort whatsoever is being considered to close the deficit, contrary to media portrayal, but I’ll humor her.  Here’s why:

War profiteers > You.  Or me for that matter.  Or anybody else.

Bonus Moment of Frivolous Crap: have her & Nick Gillespe ever been on one of those roundtable talk shows at the same time?  Or is there an unspoken rule about the amount of leather on what are ostensibly supposed to be Serious Programs?

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