Sources: Reuters, The White House
quote: *sigh* America sold weapons, components, fuel and expertise to both sides of the war right up to 1941. Might not find any "american made" tanks and rifles in germany, but you might find some components stamped "Good 'Ol USA".
quote: Also, not buying BS about Iran.
quote: No, I'd say it's impossible to think they might be making something up.
quote: Favorable or no, Iran isn't the first country that pops into mind when I think, "Who could be helping the North Koreans?".
quote: Instead of using what little money you have to feed your people, you spend it on launching a missile.
quote: Japan and South Korea have similar missile interceptors systems -- Patriot-missile based systems co-developed with the U.S. and partially deployed -- to ward off potential threats from China or, particularly, North Korea. However, they declined to fire test those systems on the North Korean missile, after China issued a warning advising against counter-measures.
quote: Other Big Kid (USA): "Whatever. You, Big China Kid, are our biggest debt holder after all. You may proceed, we won't intervene."
quote: Remember this as you fill your shopping card this holiday season with cheap Made in China goods from Wal Mart and Best Buy.