Friday, June 09, 2006

Indeed, he [former President Jimmy Carter] proposed that the U.S. spend a thousand billion dollars (a trillion dollars) in the next five years on its military forces. And the administration had just announced that the Department of Agriculture would save $25 million a year by no longer giving free second helpings of milk to 1.4 million needy schoolchildren who got free meals in school.
- from The Twentieth Century by Howard Zinn

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