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Scientists cautiously optimistic as Doomsday clock reset

"It is six minutes to midnight," the Bulletin of Atomic Scientists, which created the Doomsday clock in 1947, said in a statement read out as the clock's countdown to midnight was nudged back by one minute from where it has been since 2007.
"For the first time since atomic bombs were dropped in 1945, leaders of nuclear weapons states are cooperating to vastly reduce their arsenals and secure all nuclear bomb-making material," the statement by the panel of international scientists, including 19 Nobel laureates, said.

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Comment by Lola Flores
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 Ha ha, this is mental masturbation at its best!

The US is involved in 3 wars and planning at least 2 - not to mention the ones it's fighting by proxy thru its colony, Israel.  We're on the brink of an ecological holocaust (if in doubt, please refer to Haiti) and they're claiming that we have moved away from nuclear or environmental catastrophe.  Oh, man, oh, man...