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To: ventanax5
Ronald Reagan showed in Rekjavik that he was willing to walk away from a bad deal. By doing so he won the cold war in one day, and he exposed "game theory" as a hollow shell.
3 posted on 07/07/2010 5:25:06 PM PDT by hinckley buzzard
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To: hinckley buzzard
Ronald Reagan showed in Rekjavik that he was willing to walk away from a bad deal. By doing so he won the cold war in one day, and he exposed "game theory" as a hollow shell.

Did you read the article? It explicitly states that a demonstrated willingness to walk away is a sound strategy for "repeated games" such as periodic arms talks. Reagan's work at Rekjavik is a great validation of that.

7 posted on 07/07/2010 8:20:06 PM PDT by pepsi_junkie (Who is John Galt?)
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