And Today's Dumb UK Tabloid Headline Is ...

Keith's note: The Daily Mail is running with this absurd headline: "Revealed: How the U.S. planned to blow up the MOON with a nuclear bomb to win Cold War bragging rights over Soviet Union"

But when you read their own story it actually says: "Under the scenario, a missile carrying a small nuclear device was to be launched from an undisclosed location and travel 238,000 miles to the moon, where it would be detonated upon impact."

If America - or anyone - were going to "blow up the Moon" it would take a lot more than a "small nuclear device" to do so.

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