Category Archives: Missile Defense

Obama Canceling Star Wars?

Missile defense has always struck me as a kind of whiz-bang Maginot Line: a colossally expensive way of lulling ourselves into a false sense of nuclear security. But I live near Redstone Arsenal, an important center of missile defense development, … Continue reading

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The Great Wall of Technology

Many years ago, Berke Breathed’s wonderful cartoon strip Bloom County proposed that America would be better off sewing a trillion dollar bills into a giant, orbiting net instead of trying to knock down missiles with missiles. While I appreciate the … Continue reading

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