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Tue Nov 14, 2017, 05:17 PM

Ex-General: Nuclear Launch Order Can be Refused





A former Air Force general told a Senate committee Tuesday that an order from the president to launch nuclear weapons can be refused by the top officer at U.S. Strategic Command if that order is determined to be illegal. (Nov. 14)

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bathroommonkey76 Tuesday OP
sandensea Tuesday #1
PJMcK Tuesday #2
emmett grogan Tuesday #3

Response to bathroommonkey76 (Original post)

Tue Nov 14, 2017, 06:15 PM

1. The 'Thank God' thread of the day.

If not the whole year.

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Response to bathroommonkey76 (Original post)

Tue Nov 14, 2017, 06:22 PM

2. "Well, when the president does it, that means it is not illegal."

Richard Nixon

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Response to PJMcK (Reply #2)

Tue Nov 14, 2017, 07:23 PM

3. We really need to get this straightened out tout suite, don't we?!?!

 

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