Words of Advice:

"We have it totally under control. It's one person coming from China. It's going to be just fine." -- Donald Trump, 1/22/2020

“We will not see diseases like the coronavirus come here..and isn't it refreshing when contrasting it with the awful presidency of President Obama."
-- Trump Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany, 2/25/20

"I don't take responsibility for anything." --Donald Trump, 3/13/20

"If Something Seems To Be Too Good To Be True, It's Best To Shoot It, Just In Case." -- Fiona Glenanne

"Flying the Airplane is More Important than Radioing Your Plight to a Person on the Ground Who is Incapable of Understanding or Doing Anything About It." -- Unknown

"There seems to be almost no problem that Congress cannot, by diligent efforts and careful legislative drafting, make ten times worse." -- Me

"What the hell is an `Aluminum Falcon'?" -- Emperor Palpatine

"Eck!" -- George the Cat

Thursday, May 28, 2015

People Were Crazy During the Cold War

"I need five volunteers to go stand at Ground Zero while we detonate a nuke overhead: You, you, you, you and you. And you, go film it."

Probably just like this:


Robert Fowler said...

And they all lived happily ever after. Except for that whole cancer thing.

Deadstick said...

Is that clip from "Battleground"?

Anonymous said...

Uh-huh. Like it's really different today.

w3ski said...

I really wonder how much longer they were alive and just what their cause of death was.
It must have been set off really high up too or I'd expect them to have been vaporized.
What a waste of life.

Comrade Misfit said...

Deadstick, it is.

w3ski, note the relief in the narrator's voice when he realizes that he survived.