>>advertising next to those pictures of cats.
Worse than pictures of cats, imo.
>>if there is one thing I really want to brag on, it's American media.
Generates a lot of profit internationally.
>>We are absent on the world stage.
We have around 250K military personnel stationed overseas.
>>The Navy is down to the smallest that it's been since World War One
We have twenty aircraft carriers. Ya want more battleships, eh?
>>we're slashing the Air Force, Army, and Marines as well.
Are we? Any figures? We have more than six thousand combat aircraft, nine thousand tanks, and 4500 artillery pieces. Not enough?
>>You have to have will to be dominant, and we don't have the will.
We are dominant. Who do you want us to start a war with? Iran? Russia? North Korea?
>>ask yourself between Iran, Russia, and China, which one of these nations' leadership really worries that America might come kick their butt in an expensive, bloody war, if they push us too much?
What is this, a playground?
>>We are 10th on the list of debt to GDP.
Yeah, and we ran up a lot of debt and sacrificed a lot of GDP showing Saddam Hussein that he couldn't "push us too far."
>>When you compare our debt to how much we collect in revenue
That's called the deficit. It's been cut by two-thirds as a percentage of GDP under Obama.
>>we're literally right behind Greece.
What is Greece's GDP relative to ours?
>>Then when you compare our unfunded liabilities to GDP.
When you do that, yer being foolish.