rerevisionist wrote:To be honest, I'm not sure why you're posting this.
Fear of nukes translates into fear of people having power, civilians can't have lots of energy because with they could create nukes.
Having created the bogey-man, they could be blamed if a crazy mad man built a nuke in his garage with the very cheap electricity and the published secret technologies.
So, they "make us a favor" by keeping lots of secrets, in case we use them bad, to make dangerous nukes. That was my point. Another "benefit" of the nuke hoax is to limit research into chemistry, metals, electricity, gravity, heavy-metals, by scaring. Another side effect; What if just imagining, radioactive materials had good properties? Now they are highly controlled and hard to get. What if they were key for something? The nuke builder in his garage was the bogey-man before terrorism. "He has stuff in his garage, he does things..."