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SIX WARS FOR THE PRICE OF ONE!

Defense Tech pal -- and Salon writer -- Farhad Manjoo digs a hidden gem out of a routine political story in today's Washington Post:"With $166 billion spent or requested, Bush's war spending in 2003 and 2004 already exceeds the inflation-adjusted costs of the Revolutionary War, the War of 1812, the Mexican War, the Civil War, the Spanish American War and the Persian Gulf War combined, according to a study by Yale University economist William D. Nordhaus. The Iraq war approaches the $191 billion inflation-adjusted cost of World War I."

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