After the nation’s homeland missile defense system successfully intercepted a mock enemy warhead high above the Pacific on May 30, the director of the U.S. Missile Defense Agency said the test had been held under “very realistic” conditions, faithfully simulating an attack by North Korea.
Benjamin Franklin nailed it when he said, "Fatigue is the best pillow." True story, Benny. There's nothing like pushing your body so far past exhaustion that you'd willingly, even longingly, take a nap on a concrete slab.
The Soviet Union may be gone, but the threat of missile-borne death from above remains: As the Department of Defense struggles to develop a reliable missile defense shield, a new report reveals that the United States’ traditional foes are producing increasingly deadly and effective weapons.