Against the generals, the president was declaring that the A-bomb was not just another weapon.
"Well, it has a picture of an A-bomb explosion an it," he agreed.
They'd go up like an A-bomb two minutes after they threw it on.
You know, of course, about the A-bomb, H-bomb and C-bomb because information that they existed had been declassified.
"All right, they could have built an A-bomb," Buhrmann said.
But your A-bomb at zero minus one second looks as harmless as a fallen log.
It wasn't exactly an A-bomb, but the spray hit us a half mile away, and the surface wave swamped us.
"Well, the geeks did have an A-bomb," Themistocles M'zangwe said, at length.
"Well, an A-bomb's a pretty complicated piece of mechanism, even if you have the plans for it," Kent Pickering said.
"Well, it has a picture of an A-bomb explosion on it," he agreed.