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Lt. Commander
Join Date: Dec 2007
Posts: 120
# 22
12-17-2011, 06:33 AM
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Originally Posted by Archanubis
I don't get it...
The one in the back is a US carrier while the on in the front is, well, not.

The Chinese are building a new carrier and hope to have one ready to actually use by 2020. The US will actually retire one before then and build three more.

It's like when we shot that dead satellite out of the sky. China was so happy they finally got a rocket into orbit after years of testing. We literally duck taped a booster to a missile and hit an object the size of a fridge going over 1,000 mph and said "wow, yeah, that was tough!"

Psychological warfare my friend.