Some random thoughts as the war machine churns away to the south... Of the 535 members of Congress, only one has a child enlisted in the armed forces. Easy to make decisions of life and death when it's someone else's life and death you're dealing with - isn't it?[link=http://www.cnn.com/2002/ALLPOLITICS/10/15/column.shields.opinion.war.zone/]*[/link] Over 100,000 body bags are at the ready for the war on Iraq.[link=http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/allnews/page.cfm?objectid=12624416&method=full&siteid=50143]*[/link] How do you deal with a country suspected of harbouring chemical weapons? Use your own chemical weapons against their civilians.[link=http://news.independent.co.uk/world/americas/story.jsp?story=383006]*[/link] Today, thirty thousand people, throughout the world, died of starvation. Tomorrow another thirty thousand will die. Another thirty the day after that.[link=http://www.unicef.org]*[/link] Unicef has a number of emergency relief programs underway to stem the tide of child mortality, but of the $500 million they need, only $75 million has been recieved.[link=http://www.unicef.org/newsline/2003/03pr16crises.htm]*[/link] The US has earmarked over $360,000,000,000 to it's millitary for this year. I don't believe this takes into consideration the estimated $70 billion for waging war against Iraq. Canada wisely stays out of the conflict. The Liberals have a moral backbone - who'd of thunk it? [link=http://truthout.org/docs_03/031903D.shtml]*[/link] On an unrelated note - anyone remember Enron?[link=http://www.michaelmoore.com/words/message/index.php?messageDate=2002-01-29]*[/link] Might makes Right! Might for Right! Might for Might! Right for Might! Fight! Fight! Fight!