Re: Six Places to Nuke When You're Serious

From: maru dubshinki (
Date: Tue Aug 08 2006 - 21:34:30 MDT

On 8/8/06, Tennessee Leeuwenburg <> wrote:
> This is NOT sl4. I think also this is ridiculously warped and not at all
> defensible.
> Cheers,
> -T

Oh, it is perfectly defensible. Quite aside from being a possible
eye-opener to the dangers of nuclear terrorism, and being
entertaining, none other than Bruce Schneier held a "movie plot
contest" (
in which he solicited thousands of terrorist plot proposals - which I
will note were specifically intended to be far more realistic and
achievable than obtaining and being able to use a megaton nuke
("Assume an attacker profile on the order of 9/11: 20 to 30 unskilled
people, and about $500,000 with which to buy skills, equipment,

But no doubt the example of a world-renowned security expert will not
affect your opinion that these mental exercises are "ridiculously


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