Welcome to European Tribune. It's gone a bit quiet around here these days, but it's still going.
Display:
I tend to think you're right, in the short term. The medium term effect is lowering the bar for nuclear use by other people and making it more likely that Islamists will consider using nuclear weapons against "Western" civilian targets morally justifiable.
by Colman (colman at eurotrib.com) on Thu Oct 25th, 2007 at 11:18:56 AM EST
[ Parent ]
Yeah. As I said in "empire 2", there is a huge need to get tactical nukes on the table and made usable, since there aint much left. They need to push the window out to include the big bangers.

Capitalism searches out the darkest corners of human potential, and mainlines them.
by geezer in Paris (risico at wanadoo(flypoop)fr) on Thu Oct 25th, 2007 at 01:41:17 PM EST
[ Parent ]

Display: