Originally Posted by Preacher
... It is like foriegn relations. People try to come up with complex socio/political dynamics which incorporate 1000's of years of history and deal with a million variations... However, foriegn relations can best be described as 10 children in a room with 6 toys. Some will play nicely, some will take for themselves, others will try to police the entire room, some will only protect thier friends, and others just won't care and decide not to play at all.
Well said. At least for me it is since I'm in foreign relations.
As for the money that's in Japan and where it goes, those rich Japanese waste them by sending some of them to the countries like Mongolia for an aid and buy bunch of stuff, including houses and restaurants, on the West Coast or Hawaii.