Monday, November 30, 2009

The Cost of War

Here is a quick video explaining how the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan are going to cost $3 trillion dollars. One is of course, required to ask the questions, "Was it worth the cost? Could it ever be worth the cost?"

The obvious answer is, "Of course not." Yet we're increasing the bet by increasing our presence in Afghanistan. We should not be surprised that the same government that can't operate the Post Office has difficulty managing two other countries besides its own.

HT: Mish

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