“We are risking nuclear conflict so that 400 people in Northern Virginia can remodel their bathrooms.”

The military-industrial complex summarized in one tweet:

Can’t put it any better than that.

The Beltway foreign policy elite is apparently willing to risk war with nuclear-armed Russia simply so that they can further line their pockets.

Now, as I wrote last night, I’m actually starting to think that this whole “IMMINENT INVASION OF UKRAINE!” narrative might be a big bamboozle–a lie spread by the Brandon Administration and the corporate media so that Brandon can look like a big tough guy when Russia appears to suddenly back down from invading Ukraine, even though he may have never been planning to do so in the first place.

I hope that this is the case. I hope all the war rumblings are phony and contrived and purely corporate media hype.

But if it’s not, and we actually do end up getting involved militarily in the Russia-Ukraine situation, just know that it’s not because it serves America’s interest. It’s because 400 Beltway elites want to remodel their bathrooms.

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