Comment: If there were any sane people in Wash., DC

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If there were any sane people in Wash., DC

If there were any sane people in Wash., DC, we could defang anybody who has ICBMs by building and fielding a few dozen (or maybe a few hundred) ABLs:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Boeing_YAL-1
http://www.fas.org/spp/starwars/program/abl.htm
http://www.mda.mil/news/gallery_altb.html
http://www.boeing.com/boeing/defense-space/military/abl/inde...

I really love it because its only possible use is purely defensive, plus, I've designed some of the tooling fixtures for some of the laser components. That gravy train dried up when the King George scuttled the whole project.
http://news.cnet.com/8301-13639_3-57386136-42/airborne-laser...

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