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That really sucks. At least Iowa had one of the coolest ones ever.
From the blog NBC on Yahoo! Sports: Due to federal budget issues, the sporting world will soon have to say goodbye to flyovers. Michelle Beadle is alright with the cut because she isn't comfortable using tax dollars to fund this, but Dave Briggs says it's a reminder … Continue reading →
That's a shame, as they definitely add to the atmosphere at a big game. But if this will truly save the government money, then I guess it needs to be done.
Oh sure save the government money....lol...I guess someone needs another tee time.
Yeah, I don't know the actual details behind it. But if it really will save some money, then I understand the decision.
I enjoyed the comments the people were writing after the article. There are a lot of clueless people. One guy rants about needing to cut foreign aide, which actually makes up about 1% of government spending. Lol
Cutting things like military flyovers won't save the cronies any money either. The people in Washington really just don't get it.
On the other hand, flyovers add a neat affect to an electrified atmosphere of a big game.
This post was edited by bphawkeye 13 months ago
Wrestling owns the Olympics
Actually foreign aid amounts to 1/3 of 1%...lol..but is still $20.6 billion.
Personally I hate the fact that most programs have their budgets raised automatically every year. Wanna save money, start there.
Just a friendly reminder to make sure this thread doesn't go down the wrong path in terms of discussing politics.
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