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Originally posted by Blue Shift
I figured we were already at DEFCON 2. Maybe the Korean thing would bump us up to DEFCON 3, but not necessarily. It sure wouldn't move us up to 4 or 5 unless the attack was on a U.S. ship, and Alaska or Hawaii were at risk of imminent attack.
Anyway, let's have Obama send troops there. Maybe that'll get us more directly involved.
Originally posted by danielhanson420
people keep saying what do norh korea have to gain i would answer that with what do they have to lose. people also keep telling me how an american backed south korea could destroy the north because they have better technoligy i think thats wrong and has been proven so in the past, the russian defeat in afganistan for example. dont underestimate the north i dont think they would be to worried about using a couple of those bombs they have tucked away if that happens you can say bye bye soul, bye bye alot of american troops in the region and bye bye to the world as were used to it.