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Friday, March 28, 2003  

Costs of war, part 1

Word today that Japan has launched a spy satellite to monitor North Korea. This because North Korea has been acting uppity ever since they learned Cowboy George might haul off and invade them.

Invading Iraq has done nothing to quell North Korean fears.

The Japanese action, naturally, angered the North Koreans, who are now more jittery and more likely to act rashly. Which will further encourage Cowboy George to consider a pre-emptive invasion, or at least cause North Korea to suspect he will. Which will make North Korea's neighbors step up their own defense programs. Which will make...

You get the idea.

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