Over at Dean’s World, America’s Buddy Saddam: Bullsh*t reminded me of something I hadn’t pointed to in a while. It’s a handy chart of weapons imported by Iraq 1973-1990:
I first posted this in March of 2003. As I noted at the time, look at the top three and then recall which members of the US Security Council were so opposed to us invading.
Earlier, another writer on Dean’s World had asked if Americans felt any guilt because Ronald Reagan supplied “nerve-gas capable helicopters“. “Nerve-gas capable helicopters”. That’s hilarious.
As a commenter noted, school busses can easily be converted to carry nuclear weapons.