Saturday, September 15, 2007

Soviet Doomsday Device Still Armed and Ready - Using 1970's Computer

The Soviet doomsday device - a giant cobalt bomb rigged to explode were Russia ever nuked, rendering the earth's surface uninhabitable - gained fictional fame in Dr. Strangelove. However, P.D. Smith's Doomsday Men, available in the UK and due for stateside publication in December, tells the story of the real Doomsday device - and it's still armed.

Not to worry, our government has a plan to preserve humanity even if the Russian's nuke the globe into a scorched ball:

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Anonymous said...

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