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The world's most stable and prosperous countries, of which we are not one

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by 2muchcoffeeman, Mar 25, 2008.

  1. 2muchcoffeeman

    2muchcoffeeman Active Member

    No. 24, folks!

    List: http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/world/article3617160.ece
    Story: http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/uk/article3613926.ece
    Jane's Information Services: http://www.janes.com/

    From the story:

    But hey, it could be worse:

    Most unstable:
    Central African Republic 39
    Democratic Congo 38
    Chad 38
    Zimbabwe 38
    Haiti 38
    Ivory Coast 36
    Afghanistan 36
    Sudan 35
    Somalia 29
    Gaza and West Bank 27

    Iraq: 10th equal from bottom, with 44 points.
  2. zeke12

    zeke12 Guest

    Belgium's our bitch, though.
  3. Flying Headbutt

    Flying Headbutt Moderator Staff Member

    And we eat their waffles.
  4. 2muchcoffeeman

    2muchcoffeeman Active Member

    Mr. TSP,

    When you crosslink images from that IMPawards.com, it puts its own stand-in graphic in place.

    You are full of fail.
  5. PHINJ

    PHINJ Active Member

    Sorry, I'm not buying any list that has us barely above Gaza/West Bank. Are you kidding me?
  6. 2muchcoffeeman

    2muchcoffeeman Active Member

    That's a list of total points given by Jane's. On the complete list (if you'd checked the links), you can see that the U.S.A. has 93 points.
  7. Bubbler

    Bubbler Active Member

    Did you read it?

    We weren't barely over Gaza/West Bank, we were well clear of them. As in a one-seed against a 16-seed in the NCAA tourney type of clear. Our percentile was 93, their's was 27.
  8. Chi City 81

    Chi City 81 Guest

    USA! USA! USA!
  9. zeke12

    zeke12 Guest

    Yes, yes we do!

    With fried chicken! And Freedom Fries!
  10. TheSportsPredictor

    TheSportsPredictor Well-Known Member

    NOW you can suck it, UK!

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  11. PHINJ

    PHINJ Active Member

    OK, I thought 27 was its ranking.
  12. hondo

    hondo Well-Known Member

    Fuck Monaco, San Marino and Gibralter ... how many missile silos do they have?
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