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Tuesday, December 16, 2008

Don't try this at home

And to round off a night of video posting, here is one that isn't funny at all.

111 countries recently signed a treaty to ban the use of cluster bombs. Countries refusing to sign were Israel, Russia, China, India, Pakistan and the US.

Or to put it another way:


At 16 December, 2008 20:32, Blogger JoeinVegas said...

Well, those are the countries with cluster bombs, you wouldn't expect us to not make and use them, would you?

I especially liked the advancements that their use in Vietnam brought, especially making the shrapnel parts of fiberglass so as not to show up in xrays, and making the bomblets look like toys and animals so kids would pick them up and take them home.


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