posted on Nov, 28 2010 @ 12:58 AM
Originally posted by Gliese581
a question should be asked by the American people: "are we ready for a nuclear war that will see our country devastated, because 4 people or more
Tough decision...if we cannot stand up to a rogue state, then gloves are off...suddenly every tiny state will quest for nukes and start bombing any
nation that actually values life.
the answer...I don't know...perhaps this is one of those principle moments of civilization that you have to choose...will you live in a world where
the crazy rule, or make a stand and say order, even if it means death for all.
Should we survive this general timeframe of our existance, then we may be mature to spread out amongst the stars, to become a species immortal in the
pages of the universe...however, if we do not survive this time, then clearly, our species is not prepared for such survival and maybe needs to simply
end before we bring our destruction outside of this one planet.
Its almost spiritual in a way...on the cusp of space exploration, we must make decisions that will either kill us out completely, or shrug off the
concept of such destruction...nearly planned as some sort of epic test. I reckon its coincidence, yet I can't help but feel this is not just a
simple accident such a test comes at such a time in our collective civilization.
How will we move...what is wisest.