Everyone wants to be the best, and everyone wants to be auspicious. This is a trait most people carry, no matter what we have in life we always want more. This is more commonly defined as an arms race, and can be easily recognized as the start of the cold war. Both the Soviet Union and the United States have the power to essentially destroy everything. The posing question is who would have the guts, and who could deal with the guilt of killing so many innocent people. The two films released in (1964) Dr. Strangelove an...
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