Pete On the Super Bowl & Other Things

Jim M nakedi at
Mon Feb 1 16:38:54 UTC 2010

From: "Alan McKendree" <amck at>
> This sounds exactly like Pete's worry in the '80s that nuclear war would 
> break out at any moment (cf. "I've Known No War").  His fears today are 
> equally needless, although they may (hopefully) result in some good music.

This statement assumes that 1) we're out of the woods now, regarding global 
nuclear conflict and 2) the anti-nuke movement played no role in ending the 
cold war.  I don't think either of those are safe assumptions.

Jim M 

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