Historian of science, secrecy, and nuclear weapons. Programmer + web developer = NUKEMAP. Author Restricted Data blog. Harvard PhD. Professor at @FollowStevens.

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@wellerstein — 12,373 followers, 7,348 tweets

Aug 17, 2017

@NuclearFej You have to remember that USA violated Soviet airspace routinely, violated international waters routinely, etc. Provocation went both ways.

Aug 17, 2017

@NuclearFej I mean, "retaliated" could mean a lot of things, but I don't think we'd have started nuclear war over that, no.

Aug 17, 2017

@NuclearAnthro It could be like one of those Colonial Williamsburg things. "This man actually lives in this shelter. Please don't open the sanitary kit."

Aug 17, 2017

@NuclearAnthro I just had a vision of you nestled up in the B-29's bomb carriage at night. Or napping in the fallout shelter.

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