One thing I know to be true when I was a child growing up in Minnesota was this; if I saw the other boys stockpiling their snowball inventory in their snow-forts, one thing was sure…there was to be a fight soon! Consider this bit of news…
The Gulf countries have embarked on one of the largest re-armament exercises in peacetime history, ordering US weapons worth some $123 billion as they seek to counter Iran’s military might, with US arms worth more than $67 billion going to Saudi Arabia, accounting for the largest single component of this military buildup and providing a huge boost to the American defense industry, reported the Financial Times on Sept. 21.
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