If You Have A Hammer, Everything Looks Like A Nail. If Politicians Have A Whole Bunch Of Tomahawk Missiles, They Look For Places To Put Craters.
” In 2012, the United States was responsible for 39 percent of the world’s total military expenditures (PDF). That’s actually down a hair, percent-wise, since the fall of the Soviet Union left the U.S responsible for more than 40 percent of world military expenditures. Hey, somebody had to fill the vacuum. But it’s still more than the next 10 countries combined.”