Hourly cost of whatever it is we’re doing in Libya: about $4 million. Total cost of building one mile of border fence, as undertaken by our horribly inefficient, bloated, largely incompetent federal government: about $2 million. So, every 30 minutes we’re in Libya is one mile of border fence we could have built: Assuming the mission is accomplished in each case, which investment would make us safer?Credit is due, I guess, to Williamson for preferring domestic destruction to foreign.
Tuesday, March 22, 2011
What Could Have Been
Kevin D. Williamson:
Posted by Substance McGravitas at 12:59 PM