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High rear end winds cause F-35A ground engine fire

Alan Brown Silver badge

Re: A wreck without leaving the ground

"The best outcome one can have is to put enough money into the armed forces and then never have to go to war in the first place"

This is OK, but the other side of that is avoiding spending so much on the armed forces that the rest of the system falls apart. Ronny Raygun almost managed it with SDI (the USSR managed to impode first) but sucessive administrations seem hellbent on finishing what he started.

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