This is an extract of an account of the day after HMS Hood was sunk in the North Atlantic in July 1941. Blogging this was prompted by the discussion on Political Betting where people seemed to think that a maritime reconnaissance capability was unnecessary. I was saying that Nimrod should kept until its replacement is operational, not scrapped.
If the US is subjected to Martial Law under the Patriot Acts, and the camps are filled with political opponents, racial and social ‘undesirables’, and Congress emasculated, the OWG will wish to export its totalitarian agenda from the USA to other parts of the world.
The Germans could be our allies.