US Skips International Conference to Ban Cluster Bombs

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  1. Elmer Gantry

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    Mommy why does everybody have a bomb?
     
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    I don't understand what you have against cluster bombs. If we're gonna be bombing people, that is.
     
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    Cluster Bombs are a lovely little deterrent for the many rogue factions of nut-jobs running around the planet. They’re a real attention getter! :cool:
     
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    From the article it seems that an acceptable compromise would be to step up efforts to make the devices more reliable (always explode or time out).
     
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    whats the difference if they didn't have the cluster bombs they'd just drop more of the others.
     
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    I agree. Cluster bombs are, by all accounts, a very effective anti-armour weapon, and with the impact that armour has on the modern battlefield, I don't see them getting banned. But certainly, make them as as reliable as possible, makes them safer for civillians, an less of a hassle for any occupying forces/civillian agencies.
     
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    I'd rather have an international conference to promote the use of cluster fucks.
     
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    Ah, cluster fucks, the air deployable relative of the well known admin-grenade. When dropped, cluster fucks spread themselves over a wide area, causing confusion, lateness, ignorance, as well as that nagging feeling there was something you really should have done but can't remember what it is.:biggrin1:
     
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