Up to 15000 troops to deal with a bunch of half starved migrants, who are still a good 1000 miles away.
That’s roughly the same number we have deployed in Iraq and Afghanistan combined, where we’re fighting actual wars with enemy combatants…
Step up the rhetoric, double down on making those who don’t agree with you the enemy and act ever more aggressively to cow those who should be taking a stand. We know what this recipe makes. We’ve seen it before. Modern history is replete with the result. Well, we’re watching it live right now.
I may not have ridden the Hasslehoff like SpongeBob did on his adventure, but I did summit a volcano and did what any other adventurer would do there-. I ate a burrito. Might have taken a picture or two, too.
Words always matter. What people say, how they say, tell you a lot. The people that defend those words matter, too. It reveals their character, their goals, the way they view the world and the people in it. When you vote, what will your words be? What will you be defending?