Quotation by P.J. O'Rourke

There's no telling what might have happened to our defense budget if Saddam Hussein hadn't invaded Kuwait that August and set everyone gearing up for World War IIĀ½. Can we count on Saddam Hussein to come along every year and resolve our defense-policy debates? Given the history of the Middle East, it's possible.
P.J. (Patrick Jake) O'Rourke (b. 1947), U.S. journalist. "Cry Havoc!' And Let Slip the Hogs of Peace," Parliament of Whores (1991).
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