16 Sep '11, 6pm

Solyndra’s Loan Guarantee vs. Military Boondoggles via @greentechmedia

How much have we spent on military ventures? Protecting oil in the gulf states? How much graft went to Blackwater or Haliburton in our misadventures in Iraq? Now that the Solyndra debacle has made it the Daily Show , with Jon Stewart doing a pretty take on the situation -- let's put it into perspective. A picture, in this case -- a chart, is worth a thousand words. Thanks to Philip Bump for the chart.

Full article: http://www.greentechmedia.com/articles/read/solyndras-loa...

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