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More powerful guns may guard spent nuclear fuel

More powerful guns may guard spent nuclear fuel
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POSTED: Wednesday, January 23, 2013 - 7:00am

UPDATED: Wednesday, January 23, 2013 - 11:06am

NRC proposes machine guns and “enhanced weapons"

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; Machine guns may be coming to a nuclear plant near you. The Nuclear Regulatory Commission has proposed a rule that would allow security guards to wield machine guns and “enhanced weapons” to guard spent fuel rods being stored at nuclear power plants.

To read more, head to The Houston Chronicle's website: http://fuelfix.com/blog/2013/01/22/more-powerful-guns-may-guard-spent-nuclear-fuel/

 

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You mean they DIDN'T have machineguns? I mean belt fed ones? And now the idea pops into their head?

After all terrorist can turn them into dirty bombs!

That's the government for you.

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