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How many people could we feed with 75M, instead of protecting KSM?

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    logic,commonsenseposted 6 years ago

    How many people could we save with the $75 million the U.S. will spend on security for Kahlid Sheik Mohamed's horse and pony trial?
    Everyone including the president has said he is guilty, KSM has proudly admitted his guilt, and yet we will waste millions of taxpayer dollars and subject the citizens of New York to potential terrorist acts, for no real value.  What kind of idiots are making these decisions? (Rhetorical question)
    We can't run these guys out of office soon enough!
    On top of this, they are giving GMAC Financial anthor 3+ billion dollars, that we will never see again!

    1. rhamson profile image76
      rhamsonposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      I guess it is just the cost of doing business with a Bill of Rights.  Part of freedom is protecting the guilty as well as the innocent.  Without it we would resort to hanging gangs and mob rule.

      Picking this trial of course a great waste of money as this could be handeled a lot more efficiently.  But expressing government waste in this case out of all the things they waste money on is like shooting fish in a barrel.

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    lyricsingrayposted 6 years ago

    sounds really scary from here up in Canada!

  3. habee profile image91
    habeeposted 6 years ago

    Wow. That could feed and clothe a lot of folks.