Michael Vadon (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0/) via Wikipedia Commons
Presidents throughout history have purchased land and territory for the United States from Alaska to the Louisiana Purchase. Trump could be the next president to do so. President Trump is floating the idea of purchasing Greenland and the left is mocking this move without hesitation. But this would actually be one of the greatest purchases in the history of the US. The territory is worth an unfathomable amount in raw materials and offers a potential owner massive amounts of control over the North Atlantic.
One thing the media is not mentioning is the current maneuvering by the Chinese to establish a military base on the island. It became such a big issue that the Pentagon had to get involved recently to stop it.