The Pentagon Spends More Money Fixing Rusty Old Shit than Canada Spends on Its Entire MilitarySam Biddle8/03/11 8:00pm299EditPromoteDismissUndismissHideGo to permalinkHow much is $22.5 billion? Our government could buy over 150 shiny new F-35s. Or it could fund the entire public school system for a quarter of the year. Instead, it spent it repairing rusting-away boats, planes, and tanks. Ugh.