History Quotes / DefconFive

12th Nov '15 10:53:47 AM Premonition45
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-->'''[=McKittrick=]''': See that sign up here? "DEFCON." That indicates our current defense condition. It should read "DEFCON 5", which means peace. It's still on 4 because of that little stunt you pulled. Actually, if we hadn't caught it in time, it might have gone to DEFCON 1. You know what that means, David?\\

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-->'''[=McKittrick=]''': ->'''[=McKittrick=]''': See that sign up here? "DEFCON." That indicates our current defense condition. It should read "DEFCON 5", which means peace. It's still on 4 because of that little stunt you pulled. Actually, if we hadn't caught it in time, it might have gone to DEFCON 1. You know what that means, David?\\



-->'''My editor Philbrick weighs in''': ''"OK, people, you need to pay attention to War Games if you're going to drop the DEFCON joke. You are at war at DEFCON 1 and at peace at DEFCON 5. This DEFCON 12 he speaks of must be some higher plane of existence where even mosquitos and people live together in love and harmony.''
--> '''BillSimmons' editor''' responding to a reader email, ESPN.com

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-->'''My ->'''My editor Philbrick weighs in''': ''"OK, people, you need to pay attention to War Games if you're going to drop the DEFCON joke. You are at war at DEFCON 1 and at peace at DEFCON 5. This DEFCON 12 he speaks of must be some higher plane of existence where even mosquitos and people live together in love and harmony.''
--> '''BillSimmons' -->--'''BillSimmons' editor''' responding to a reader email, ESPN.com
11th Jan '13 10:10:43 PM Illuminatus
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-- '''''Film/WarGames''''', averting this trope

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-- '''''Film/WarGames''''', averting this tropetrope

-->'''My editor Philbrick weighs in''': ''"OK, people, you need to pay attention to War Games if you're going to drop the DEFCON joke. You are at war at DEFCON 1 and at peace at DEFCON 5. This DEFCON 12 he speaks of must be some higher plane of existence where even mosquitos and people live together in love and harmony.''
--> '''BillSimmons' editor''' responding to a reader email, ESPN.com
8th Nov '12 11:37:44 PM Random888
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-->'''McKittrick''': See that sign up here? "DEFCON." That indicates our current defense condition. It should read "DEFCON 5", which means peace. It's still on 4 because of that little stunt you pulled. Actually, if we hadn't caught it in time, it might have gone to DEFCON 1. You know what that means, David?\\

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-->'''McKittrick''': -->'''[=McKittrick=]''': See that sign up here? "DEFCON." That indicates our current defense condition. It should read "DEFCON 5", which means peace. It's still on 4 because of that little stunt you pulled. Actually, if we hadn't caught it in time, it might have gone to DEFCON 1. You know what that means, David?\\



'''McKittrick''': WorldWarIII.\\
-- ''Film/WarGames'', averting this trope

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'''McKittrick''': '''[=McKittrick=]''': WorldWarIII.\\
-- ''Film/WarGames'', '''''Film/WarGames''''', averting this trope
8th Nov '12 11:37:23 PM Random888
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-->'''McKittrick''': See that sign up here? "DEFCON." That indicates our current defense condition. It should read "DEFCON 5", which means peace. It's still on 4 because of that little stunt you pulled. Actually, if we hadn't caught it in time, it might have gone to DEFCON 1. You know what that means, David?\\
'''David''': No, what does that mean?\\
'''McKittrick''': WorldWarIII.\\
-- ''Film/WarGames'', averting this trope
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