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nadinbrzezinski Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Apr-14-11 10:44 PM
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25. Actually it is simple
1.- The cost. Building widget A for the worst case scenario that we can think off (usually not as bad as it could be) cost a lot of quid. Yes you could isolate those jet fuel tanks from one another... but boy that is a lot of real estate and money.

2.- We humans have this denial down pat. NOT in my watch. It is like trying to convince a city to write a plan for the coming earthquake, even if you are in quake country. We go into cost. That means things like supply caches and JUSTIFYING it is like imposible. Of course when you get the bad thing\ quake thing happen it is usually a slew of similar excuses, including the ever so popular NOBODY could imagine (insert disaster here)

I guess fiction writers are better at this what could go wrong? Remember the nobody could conceive of a plane hitting the twin towers? Well first something similar happened in 1945, by accident. Second, it was a staple of fiction writers for years.
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