[LMB] Ethan

Cathy M. cmonblatt at gmail.com
Thu Feb 22 18:14:06 GMT 2018


We have seen an example of a planet starting with a very out of date
military, successfully fighting off an invasion.  So, there military might
not be totally useless if someone did invade.
-Cathy

On Tue, Feb 20, 2018 at 11:11 PM, M. Haller Yamada <thefabmadamem at yahoo.com>
wrote:

> So weird! The list disappeared from my inbox and on my bookmark for
> several days. (When I
> clicked my bookmark, I could see all the old posts, but it showed no new
> activity.)  Well,
> we're back on track now!
>
>
> Anyway, I see the Athosian army as a vestigial tail. They think they may
> need it, because
> someone is going to be jealous of their paradise and invade. They are so
> paranoid! But of
> course, their military etc. is going to be so out of date that if someone
> did decide to invade,
> the whole army is just Security Theater -- I don't think they can win
> against determined modern
> aggressors.
>
>
> But . . . who would want to invade the out-of-the-way place? There's their
> safety.
>
> (-: Good question!
>
>
> Micki
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