Odds and Ends
Land of the Free-est
26 12, 10:06am
They spend more on their military than the next 26 countries COMBINED, 25 of which are allies they have no reason to compete with.
They maintain a military presence in 148 different countries.
Their governments have a reputation for starting wars in other countries to keep the public's attention on the conflicts and not the politician's own scandals. (Viet Nam being an excellent example of how to fight a war for years while making no attempt whatsoever to WIN said war).
No, saying America stands for peace in any way, shape, or form requires a level of delusion only complete control over the media can create.