Re: That stellar exemplar of statesmanship, Jess Helms

Lloyd Wood (
Mon, 18 Oct 1999 20:43:04 +0100 (BST)

Jay Thomas burbled:

> Regardless of the reasons given, it's a good thing they had the
> courage to kill this trash treaty. It was unenforceable, and
> would've bound our hands, while doing nothing to prevent N.Korea,
> China, Iraq, et al from building up their arsenals. It was feel-good
> fluff, that many sane, level-headed diplomats, including several
> former Sec.s of State rightly called "useless".

I see you're playing your part to promote the Fermi Paradox.


any sufficiently advanced civilisation is indistinguishable from
radioactive rubble.