Where did you get those numbers? There's no way America has 144 million troops considering that the entire population is only 330 million. That would mean almost half the population is in the military!
because wiki is "never" wrong...lolz!
Marcus Aurelius: Tell me again, Maximus, why are we here?
Maximus: For the glory of the Empire, sire.
Baked, not fried... the healthy choice.