Re: X-Men 3...seriously fans/people--WHY all the hate?
President doesn't authorize missions to satisfy personal agendas. He does it because he deems it worthwhile to society and national security.
Also, you think that society wasn't responding to an event - fueled by a mutant - that nearly wiped out all of humanity? There's a reason why the President was in position to make a declaration in the first place.
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