The Problem with Mutually Assured Destruction (MAD) is that it’s Fucking Insane

Or: How I learned to not love the bomb

Is it strange that we do not have a word in the English language to describe a waking nightmare?

Here’s one I’ve had lately. It comes to me periodically throughout the day; I am standing in my hometown, Anchorage, looking west past the…

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James Horton, Ph.D

Social scientist and world traveler. 1x top writer. Alaskan, twice. Follow if you like long(ish) articles. Need a ghostwriter? streambank.analytics@gmail.com.