Romney: Our navy has fewer ships now than it did in 1916.
Obama: Yes, the military has changed. Our military also has fewer horses and bayonets, too.
Of course, this raises the question: how will we defend against suicide-horses? 🙂
So, obviously that was a pretty funny zinger by Obama, but I’m curious, what else does the American military lack, in comparison to 1916?
There must be many, but I can think of a couple:
– fewer cases of trench foot and dysentery
– fewer trench shovels and latrines
Any other ideas?