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    Your "concern" is noted, but sometimes, it is important to tell the truth, no matter how comfortable it is. And the truth is that 50 years of reliance on the military industrial complex has so sucked the blood out of this country that we are tottering on the brink. The same thing happened to the Romans -- they were so sustained by imperial conquests that when they had reached their natural limits, they were no longer sustainable and collapsed and fell within a few centuries. When we rely on the military industrial complex, it is hardly surprising that some people will want to strike back at us. I know it's not right, but that is just a fact of human nature.

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