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 Post subject: Re: Let's All Freak Out About Nuclear War
PostPosted: Sat April 22, 2017 2:19 am 
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If Seattle and Hawaii are on Kim's list, there's like a 75% chance Eddie won't survive.


Or he'll write a song about watching a mushroom cloud from his surfboard.


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 Post subject: Re: Let's All Freak Out About Nuclear War
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 Post subject: Re: Let's All Freak Out About Nuclear War
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this is a good one

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 Post subject: Re: Let's All Freak Out About Nuclear War
PostPosted: Sat May 20, 2017 2:23 pm 
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So Trump signs a $110B arms deal with Saudi Arabia, I presume so they can police the Middle East? I'm pretty confident this will come back to haunt us greatly down the road.


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 Post subject: Re: Let's All Freak Out About Nuclear War
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 Post subject: Re: Let's All Freak Out About Nuclear War
PostPosted: Fri August 11, 2017 2:12 am 
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Welcome back, thread! I wanted to resurrect this discussion because I don't think it fits squarely in the North Korea thread or the Trump thread, despite the discussions that have been going on during the last few days. What I'd like to know is: where do RMers stand on the utility, morality, and use of nucular weapons? Are there any cases in which you think the use of nuclear weapons is warranted or justifiable? Is there a difference between using nukes as a deterrent vs. as a weapon in an already staged war? Are you comfortable with all of the nations in the world that have nukes? Would you be comfortable if any other nations had nukes? Let us know!

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 Post subject: Re: Let's All Freak Out About Nuclear War
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Disarm the world, this is technology from hell.


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 Post subject: Re: Let's All Freak Out About Nuclear War
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who the hell would be comfortable with any country having nuclear weapons?

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 Post subject: Re: Let's All Freak Out About Nuclear War
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This seems a little premature.

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who the hell would be comfortable with any country having nuclear weapons?



this is what i never understood. because we are (insert country of origin) we should be the only ones who have them but (insert country name) shouldnt be allowed to have them


Q: who is the only country to use a WMD on another country, here is a list of 8 countries with nuclear weapons to make it easier (China, France, India, North Korea, Pakistan, Russia, the United Kingdom, and the United States)

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 Post subject: Re: Let's All Freak Out About Nuclear War
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Plenty of countries have used WMDs against other countries.


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 Post subject: Re: Let's All Freak Out About Nuclear War
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Start planning your escape routes today, team!
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Leaving town at rush hour? Here’s how far you’re likely to get from America’s largest cities.
https://www.washingtonpost.com/graphics ... 4dad5ce3b8


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 Post subject: Re: Let's All Freak Out About Nuclear War
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Plenty of countries have used WMDs against other countries.


True dat. Plus, a small exchange of nukes is nothing compared to what CRISPR will unleash on the world.


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 Post subject: Re: Let's All Freak Out About Nuclear War
PostPosted: Fri August 18, 2017 10:39 pm 
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Start planning your escape routes today, team!
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Leaving town at rush hour? Here’s how far you’re likely to get from America’s largest cities.
https://www.washingtonpost.com/graphics ... 4dad5ce3b8

I've got nowhere to go but Louisiana, and that's already a wasteland. :|


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 Post subject: Re: Let's All Freak Out About Nuclear War
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Start planning your escape routes today, team!
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Leaving town at rush hour? Here’s how far you’re likely to get from America’s largest cities.
https://www.washingtonpost.com/graphics ... 4dad5ce3b8

I've got nowhere to go but Louisiana, and that's already a wasteland. :|

Nah, go to Taos/Santa Fe area. That place is beautiful!


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 Post subject: Re: Let's All Freak Out About Nuclear War
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didn't the los alamos lab get a failing grade recently for safety?

prob my biggest concern w nukes - not war but accidents


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 Post subject: Re: Let's All Freak Out About Nuclear War
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Start planning your escape routes today, team!
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Leaving town at rush hour? Here’s how far you’re likely to get from America’s largest cities.
https://www.washingtonpost.com/graphics ... 4dad5ce3b8

I've got nowhere to go but Louisiana, and that's already a wasteland. :|

Nah, go to Taos/Santa Fe area. That place is beautiful!

There's fallout in central Texas though. Do you know how far Houston is from the New Mexico border?


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washing machine wrote:
tragabigzanda wrote:
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Start planning your escape routes today, team!
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Leaving town at rush hour? Here’s how far you’re likely to get from America’s largest cities.
https://www.washingtonpost.com/graphics ... 4dad5ce3b8

I've got nowhere to go but Louisiana, and that's already a wasteland. :|

Nah, go to Taos/Santa Fe area. That place is beautiful!

There's fallout in central Texas though. Do you know how far Houston is from the New Mexico border?

Is there somewhere on the LA/MS border that you could get on a boat?


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Vermont is nice this time of year.


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 Post subject: Re: Let's All Freak Out About Nuclear War
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I'm not a Trump fan at all but he's right in that the little turd is going to have to be dealt with sooner or later.


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