I feel dirty. I feel dirty because the United States government wanted to blow up the moon to prove to the Soviet Union what big bad asses we were. Flashback: The Cold War. We had bombs, they had bombs, but we (maybe) had a better space program, so the idea was, according to reports in the Daily Mail, to launch an atom bomb to the moon and have it detonate and scare the Ruskies.
|By: Lisa Derrick Tuesday November 27, 2012 8:00 pm|
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More on what Van Jones might have meant with his Titanic metaphor. Have we already struck the iceberg, or is it still in front of us?