We do still make some things in this country. Bombs and tanks. Jets and missiles. Radar installations and bazookas.
In this clip from Eugene Jarecki's Why We Fight, John McCain talks about how awful the pull of defense spending can be. He even entertains the notion of investigating Halliburton. But when you say the name of the devil's company, he will appear on your telephone suddenly making the pastiest person in North America turn even whiter.
Did you see McCain? Talking about the military industrial complex and imperialism, as if he's not working with the most rank imperialists of our generation? What's it all about John? What are you going to have to apologize for this time around when the campaign is over?
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Monday, October 06, 2008
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- Bring it On
- No Way Out
- Tough Room
- To Infinity and Beyond
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- Where It All Started
- I Don't Wanna Let Information Into My Skull!
- Lightning Round--Tonight at the Planetarium, It's ...
- Puts It All In To Perspective, Doesn't It?
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- Drawing Fire from the Mothership
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