"Rose Covered Glasses" is a serious essay, satire and photo-poetry commentary from a group of US Military Veterans in Minnesota.
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"Global powers ranked by potential military strength.
The finalized Global Firepower ranking below utilizesover 50 individual factorsto determine a given nation'sPowerIndex ('PwrIndx')score with categories ranging from military might and financials to logistical capability and geography.
Our unique, in-house formula allows for smaller, more technologically-advanced, nations to compete with larger, lesser-developed ones and special modifiers, in the form of bonuses and penalties, are applied to further refine the annual list. Color arrows indicate year-over-year trend comparison (Rise,Neutral,Fall)."