... nothing was cooler than pointy nosed supersonic atomic-powered bombers! And nothing sold magazines or generated Pentagon financing like illustrations of those cool Doomsday bombers. This was a true-ism of the 1950's and 60's. "We don't care if it's practicle or possible- just make it look cool!" Which is why there are not any flying cars or atomic-powered bombers today. But there is a Santa-Claus!
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