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10 February 2016

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Robert Farley (Lawyers, Guns and Money, University of Kentucky) and Kelsey D. Atherton (Popular Science, Grand Blog Tarkin)

On Foreign Entanglements, Rob and Kelsey discuss the tactical, operational, and strategic imperatives associated with the War on Christmas. Do Santa’s twice-checked lists threaten the NSA’s data supremacy? Kelsey floats the possibility of countering Santa by destroying the joy of America’s children. What are the best aircraft to challenge Santa’s sleigh in a dog fight? Is it time to nuke the North Pole? Rob and Kelsey discuss the lessons of the Imperial assault on Hoth as prelude to a similar attack on Santa’s northern stronghold. Finally, they consider the possibility of replacing Santa with a fleet of loveable drones, and also point out the value of signature drone strikes against Santa’s reindeer herd.

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Recorded:Dec 20    Posted:Dec 23, 2013
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Foreign Entanglements | Dec 23, 2013 | Robert Farley & Kelsey D. Atherton

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