Originally Posted by Lizard Of Oz
Defense against what...who...?
The US spends more on defense than next 26 countries COMBINED, and most of those countries are our allies!
Does that take into account $ spent per capita and the value of the other countries' currency as compared to the $? I can assure you that China whatever they are paying the Chinese military pales in comparison to what they pay the US military. Also, lets compare how much money the US doles out to other countries 'just because'.