"At least $31 billion, and possibly as much as $60 billion, has been lost to contract waste and fraud in America's contingency operations in Iraq and Afghanistan," the independent and bipartisan Commission on Wartime Contracting in Iraq and Afghanistan reported this morning...

All the while the unthinking masses are being led by slick politicians to beleive that it is their fault that we are in the mess we are in, or it is the fault of low level public sector union workers!

Just in case you don't get it - 60 billion is equal to 60 thousand million - there are one thousand thousands in a million.

Here is another way to view it - 60 billion seconds would take us back in time over 1900 years!