All entries for Saturday 04 March 2006
March 04, 2006
Writing about web page http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/asia-pacific/4773358.stm
I'm guessing you're probably calm at the moment. You're drinking tea. Downloading the latest episode of the UK Aprrentice. You're eating dinner. But while you're sitting there feeling safe and happy… the Chinese have increased their military spending.
It's time to panic.
Wait… they've increased by 14% to about 20bn GBP (thanks Max x 2)? Or roughly what the UK spends each year.
Wait… they've a population of about 1.4 billion people in comparison to the UK's 60,000,000?
The Evil Empire is at it again eh!