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  • "It is no concern of ours how you run your own planet, but If you threaten to extend your violence, this earth of yours will be reduced to a burned-out cinder."
    — Klaatu, The The Day the Earth Stood Still


    I keep my slide within reach using science fiction from 1951. According to Wikipedia there have been 232 wars since that year. We are so going to be incinerated.
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