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Old 03-26-2017, 07:35 AM
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Originally Posted by Monty View Post
Nobody is denying that there is a confirmation protocol in place to verify that Trump, in this hypothetical, had issued the order. I just don't see an American military officer carrying out such an order.
I hope to christ you're because I can see a frustrated, angry, and anf frightened Trump issuing such orders at the slightest provocation like the infantile paranoid narcissist he is and being egged on by raging assholes like Steve Bannon and apocalyptic fundamentalists like Betsy DeVos. Relying on individual personalities rather than a robust system of protocols and independent authorizations from multiple sources is not very comforting when it comes to the application of weapoms that can reduce entire nations to lifeless wastelands with no more consideration than a single chain of launch orders and than a few tens of minutes of flight time.