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Monday, October 04, 2010
Still Paying for Wars
explains how Germany made its final reparations payment for World War I - yesterday. But if you think that's weird, consider this:
Three people are still receiving Civil War benefits from the U.S. government
. (They are the disabled adult children of veterans.) (Union veterans, of course.) So we still haven't finished paying for that war yet!