Shorter Bruce Bartlett: Yes, military spending is government spending. Yes, it makes no sense to spend on military to the exclusion of other things. Let’s keep doing it anyhow. Maybe we can improve some roads as a side-benefit.
I love that we have basically begun treating the modern Republican party like silly, angry toddlers. Yes, their activities are crazy, but they are two-year-olds! Let’s just give them a cookie and hope they grow up one day.