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(The New York Times)   Behold the future, now (if you're the US): Floating, mobile spec-ops bases capable of maintaining peace w/o threat of an allied veto   (nytimes.com) divider line 3
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2012-07-12 11:07:08 AM
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Initially I thought floating would mean in the air. But after reading the article it seems the Navy seems to have forgotten it already has floating forward bases with some already based by Bahrain:

www.nowtheendbegins.com

But one thing the military is great at is reinventing the wheel.
2012-07-12 10:44:32 AM
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Where "maintaining peace" = killing large numbers of brown people with the hope of occasionally hitting a terrorist.
2012-07-12 10:44:22 AM
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www.asitecalledfred.com

Oh, floating in water? I guess that's cool, too...
 
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