One of the questions that the late Carl Sagan had for aliens should we ever make contact was how did they achieve so much technology without destroying themselves. They'd probably say that they had no organized religion. What reasons could advanced planets have for not destroying themselves?
PS Speaking of nukes, Miss Nevada's mom has her panties in a knot because the Miss America judges asked her daughter questions that were too hard.
In Thursday's interview, Miss Las Vegas Crystal Wosik, who won the Miss Nevada title, was asked by one of the preliminary judges about the planned nuclear waste repository at Yucca Mountain.oy vay.
Wosik replied, "It has to go someplace, and that was the best-built facility in the country," Nevada's state pageant director, Nancy Ames, told the Reno Gazette-Journal.
And if people die?
"We just have to take one for the team," said contestant Wosik, according to Ames.