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Soviet Star Wars
« on: February 10, 2014, 05:18:25 AM »

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Re: Soviet Star Wars
« Reply #1 on: February 10, 2014, 10:48:06 PM »
Very interesting; thanks for posting it.  More or less confirms what I felt all along:  that Reagan essentially bluffed the Soviets into a full-blown paranoia that caused them to waste their remaining economic resources on a hideously expensive, but utterly unworkable, project.

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Re: Soviet Star Wars
« Reply #2 on: February 10, 2014, 11:51:28 PM »
Very interesting; thanks for posting it.  More or less confirms what I felt all along:  that Reagan essentially bluffed the Soviets into a full-blown paranoia that caused them to waste their remaining economic resources on a hideously expensive, but utterly unworkable, project.

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