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These gentlemen are currently working for FEMA.

via james_nicoll

Our Cities Must Fight! 

As You Know Bob, this is a civil defense film from 1951 in which hawkish, manly, square-jawed newspapermen explain to each other why mass evacuations of cities in time of war are treasonous and also, cowardly.

And the danger of lingering radiation is not very serious, since everybody will be dead.
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