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Old 2013-03-01, 11:24   Link #499
Master of Coin
Join Date: Mar 2008
Originally Posted by ChainLegacy View Post
Maybe not in the modern age, but the American Civil War was extremely bloody and one could argue the beginnings of modern warfare to begin with.
But that was pretty much an self-inflicted wound. No real foreign army have landed on U.S soil since 1812 I believe. I am the last person to invite a military conflict on U.S of A, but I couldn't have but wonder but the

1) lack of experience with being invaded and citizens detached from warfare (I seem to recall the author of hunger games wrote she found how disturbing to channel surf and see reality TV and war in Iraq at the same time)


2) Supersized military-industrial complex hunger for more weapon contracts


3) Idiotic supremacy complex (We must save the world, only evil people blame America for anything wrong)

=A recipe of disaster for the rest of the world.
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