|02:44 am - discuss|
nuclear weapons have done more to prevent violence in warfare than anything else in this century. as a deterrent, they have prevented who knows how much conflict, and lessened the severity of more than that. the cold war never became a real (and cataclismically world) war, india and pakistan have stayed with low level terrorism and diplomacy as opposed to all out conflict, etc. nukes are the ultimate scare tactic. everyone* should have one.
* assuming a certain universal minimum of sanity
state: homework is the blows
np: alice in chains - nothing safe - 12 - what the hell have i