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Tag: Nukes

Jan.
25th

Gov. Jay Inslee channels the movie ‘Animal House’ to answer question about threat from North Korean nukes

As he said during his Thursday press conference, “…probably the worst possible place to make jokes.”

But, yeah, he did anyway.

A TV reporter asked the new governor if he had received any briefings from national security advisers during his D.C. trip last week regarding North Korean statements about advancements in its nuclear and missile technology. Washington, after all, is within the reported capability of North Korea missiles.

No, Inslee said, he hadn’t.

“I’m reminded of the scene with Kevin Bacon from “Animal House” when he ran through streets shouting ‘All is Well, All is Well,’” Inslee said. “I’d like

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