...they make America feel great.
"Joe Biden has signed a $40 billion aid bill to Ukraine. But the biggest beneficiary isn’t ordinary Ukrainians — it’s the US military contractors set to receive at least $17 billion in additional revenue." https://jacobinmag.com/2022/05/ukraine-aid-bill-congress-biden-military-health/
Sadly, another reason that each of the school and other mass shootings don't stay in the headlines is that there's almost always another one happening in the period during which some remarks are normally clapped back with "too soon."
“…papered over w/ lies & self deception.”
Ooooof. - J.Joslin ( electrician @ Detroit, Michigan near Canada )
Very good summary, thanks.