When did we stop being a “military power?” We’re still #1 in military power! You know what we’re not number one in?
- Infant mortality
- Income per capita (good jobs)
- Press freedom
- International trade
- Freedom from corruption
- Life expectancy
And on and on and on. Meanwhile, we spend a third of the world’s defense budget just by ourselves, and Republicans want to increase it even more, while saber-rattling at China, Russia, and Iran. It’s only a matter of time before our inept leadership drags the United States into another war.