Originally Posted by JimRau
I just hope and pray these new up and coming 'young guns' don't get corrupted by the 'system'!!!
That is certainly a concern.
But my biggest concern is that he won't pass someone's test of "ideological purity" and he'll get trashed by folks who claim to be on "our side."
History fails to record a single precedent in which nations subject to moral decay have not passed into political and economic decline. There has been either a spiritual awakening to overcome the moral lapse, or a progressive deterioration leading to ultimate national disaster.
If you think a strong military is expensive, think about what a weak one would cost