A giant almost - the false alarm that could have led to Soviet nuclear missile retaliation.

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    Sep 30, 2013 11:39 AM GMT
    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-24280831
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    Sep 30, 2013 1:31 PM GMT
    This is scary because it's not inconceivable that a "false alarm" could trigger a nuclear launch
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    Sep 30, 2013 1:51 PM GMT
    CuriousJockAZ saidThis is scary because it's not inconceivable that a "false alarm" could trigger a nuclear launch


    And of course, you've heard about the one we almost did to oursleves over North Carolina with two bombs, each 280 x the power of Fat Boy when that B-52 brokle up in flight.