Ackerman:

John Cornyn said that we need the F-22 to fight our ally India, which is, you know, fucking crackers. According to Eric Kleefeld, he's now clarified that to mean we need the plane in the event that we'd fight China. It's kind of amazing that such a clarification is considered less insane.

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