Blowing Up the Moon

by Rachel Gertz

Imagine the view if there were no moon. Sucks.
Photo credit to NASA or something. I wonder if they even knew about this hideous plot.

Code named “Project A119,” the American plot to blow up the moon during the cold war was just blown wide open. And thank god it was! Experts figure the radiation from the atom bomb aimed at our innocent little cheese ball of the sky would have probably exterminate the human race. But it sure would have shown Russia! Also: the US graciously changed its mind about the whole thing once they considered the obliteration fact.

Here’s a ‘reliable’ source…Hah. Daily Mail’s take on the plot.

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