August 1st, 2003

The gentleman is always properly dressed

Behold what we have wrought

Every gun that is made, every warship launched, every rocket fired, signifies in the final sense a theft from those who hunger and are not fed, those who are cold and are not clothed.
President Dwight D. Eisenhower
April 16, 1953

In the face of increasing evidence that the intelligence justifying our action in Iraq was exagerated (if not fabricated), it's probably worth considering what, precisely, the war is costing us.
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