Doomsday device

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Doomsday device

superpower nuclear capability to destroy the world if attacked. [Brit. Cinema: Dr. Strangelove
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Only few months ago, Kim was threatening the United States and its allies with nuclear annihilation.
Threats of nuclear annihilation exchanged by President Donald Trump and the North Korean leader Kim Jong Un have sown fears.
On the climate-change front, the danger may seem less immediate than risk of nuclear annihilation, but avoiding catastrophic temperature increases in the long run requires urgent attention now.
Are those who want to "take back control" willing for our island nation to become just another off-shore tax haven subject to the whim of an American President who barricades himself in the White House by threatening us with nuclear annihilation without representation?
I can assure you that the threat of nuclear annihilation is not a matter of pageantry.
Apparently, squatting under your desk with your arms covering your head would save you from nuclear annihilation.
Occasionally they declared the other side doomed by history -- Nikita Khrushchev's famous "we will bury you" comment in 1956, Reagan's "write the final pages of (Soviet) history" speech of 1983 -- but they were always talking about the other side's economic and political defeat, not its nuclear annihilation.
The leader of the free world explicitly threatened another nation with nuclear annihilation.
These madmen think they can restore US world hegemony by threatening it with nuclear annihilation.
Continue reading "Which is Worse, Nuclear Annihilation or Donald Trump?
Here, the seductive language of advertising seems to thumb its nose at nuclear annihilation.
The minutes reveal in detail how seriously the city's leaders took the issue of nuclear annihilation and serve as an important reminder of the dangers of a divisive politics.

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