Originally Posted by BucEyedPea
Yeah, you needing a simple "yes" or "no" answer doesn't apply because it can't be done using your simple-minded two-valued logic.
You're just trying to frame the debate in order to score an automatic win but which disallows looking at it thoroughly. Or as if there is not an answer between the two extremes.
You made a ridiculous hypothetical unlikely to happen. As stated earlier cost aka markets would make it prohibitive.
Complete cop-out. First, people use hypotheticals all the time for analysis of any number of things. Second, it is not cost-prohibitive. It wouldn't cost billions to make a crude but useful nuclear weapon.