The original intent of this weapon was as a bunker buster. We now have much more effective deep penetrating and very accurate weapons to do the job. It’s obsolete. Like the Sherman tank, a good piece of engineering in its day,
posted on 10/25/2011 7:57:24 AM PDT
(Nuke Mecca, Deport all illegals, abolish the IRS, DEA and ATF.)
“The original intent of this weapon was as a bunker buster.”
But it could also be detonated at altitude to optimize effect on a city. 9 mile effective blast radius. Double that for lethal thermal effects. That’s one bad piece of work.
posted on 10/25/2011 8:04:49 AM PDT
(Rationality may not be sufficient, but it is necessary.)
Oh, come on, we can do better, I can build somethign that can take out 7/8 of a solar system...
posted on 10/25/2011 8:10:22 AM PDT
To: RedStateRocker; Strategerist
Your post actually makes me feel a little better..however something tells me that Obama isn’t finished disarming this country...he has only just begun.
posted on 10/25/2011 8:11:39 AM PDT
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