Tuesday, April 27, 2010
For the cartels, the "war" is a price support system that gooses up profits. For the drug warriors, the "war" is the goose that keeps laying the platinum egg and security budgets have ballooned. The greater the perceived threat, the higher the ante zooms.
[When I first returned to Mexico]
Friday, April 23, 2010
"Truthfully, I don't know how this could be called a weaponization of space" explained Col. Gary Payton, Air Force deputy under secretary. This is no more a weaponization of space than the Blue Angels are a weaponization of the atmosphere.