Building arsenals

While it seems laughable today there was a time when people weren’t worried about a Russian cyber-attack they were worried about a nuclear missile attack. The nuclear arms race between the USA and Russia eventually bankrupted Russia forcing the country to rethink communism and adopt their form of capitalism. We no longer talk about doomsday clocks, ICBM’s, nuclear arms treaties, mutually assured destruction although we continue to worry about nuts with nukes.

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