At 11:48 PM 20/06/01, you wrote: > > -----Original Message----- > > From: thechat-admin at lists.evolt.org > > [mailto:thechat-admin at lists.evolt.org]On Behalf Of isaac > > Sent: 20 June 2001 02:47 > > To: thechat at lists.evolt.org > > Subject: RE: [thechat] Didn't we already have a cold war? > > > > it frustrates me that countries feel so pressured to spend huge amounts on > > the military. are NZ cutting their military spending because they assume > > that AU would naturally come to their aid when required? > >Unlikely, since they're as far away from AU as Toronto >is from Ireland. nope - it takes me less time to fly to NZ to go skiing than it does to fly to go skiing here AU )O( Giggles & Moonbeams Schaz - Get a taste for religion, Lick a Witch!