Donald Trump has floated the idea that the United States should buy Greenland from Denmark. Apparently the Danes are finding the subsidies required to be a bit high so why shouldn’t the richest nation on Earth take over the burden? Or, perhaps, there’s a change of being able to piss off the Canadians.
It’s not actually all that stupid an idea. The US has in fact bought about one third – near a half even – of its land area over history.…See More