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If we can't blow the hurricane up...

REMINDER: TAD AND CRAIG'S EXCELLENT PARTY IS THIS WEEKEND IN STERLING, VIRGINIA. DETAILS AT Last week during BSR we discussed reports that administration officials had inquired whether we could destroy a hurricane by dropping an H-Bomb on it. Here is a bit of background on that ridiculous concept: Can a nuclear bomb stop a hurricane? No, it’s a myth that has persisted for decades - from Politifact Florida How the U.S. Military Could Stop a Hurricane: Destroy it with a Nuclear Weapon? - National Interest And an old favorite... Why don't we try to destroy tropical cyclones by nuking them ? - NOAA After an intensive investigation, Bomb Shelter Radio is now aware of a new plan to spar