There are no more soldiers "addicted" or "suffering" from opium than there are everyday, average citizens within the States abusing opiates and other similar substances.
We could just wipe all of those troublesome Muslim countries off the face of the Earth.
We could get something done... that way when our soldiers come home, we can say they defeated an actual enemy and accomplished some actual goal.
I think that if Mecca is erased, Muslims will go insane, as they will have no direction to pray to. They will go even more insane than they already are.
They might kill each other faster.
There's 1 billion Muslims, so we better get started if we wanna finish them off within our lifetime.
The haggardness of poverty is everywhere seen contrasted with the sleekness of wealth, the exhorted labor of some compensating for the idleness of others, wretched hovels by the side of stately colonnades, the rags of indigence blended with the ensigns of opulence; in a word, the most useless profusion in the midst of the most urgent wants.Jean-Baptiste Say