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The Economies of War …

This from our friends at Spork in the Drawer:
clipped from sporkinthedrawer.typepad.com

This retired Brigadier General (listen to the audio) claims we are spending $20bn annually to air condition tents in Iran and Afghanistan for the troops.  That’s more than NASA’s annual budget.  In addition, at least 1,000 troops have been killed while transporting fuel to power the A/C units.

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