Originally Posted by ganeil
This is one of my favorite dubious arguments:
If you are unwilling or unable to correct all of the world's problems, it therefore follows that you should not attempt to solve any.
What makes you or "the American people" that you are attempting to impersonate to believe that this country has the "God given" mission to correct the world's problems? Are we the second coming? This smells so similar to "justifications" for medieval crusades ...