Turns out your mom was right: too much candy is bad for you. But she didn't say that licorice and sour suckers would cause bloody tongue blisters and seizures.
When no one is sure whether the other guy's nuclear weapons will actually work, everyone is more likely to use their own nuclear weapons against the other guy.
Enemies can become cheap uranium suppliers.
Until now, the layers of the so-called nuclear "order of battle" have gone largely unexamined in one of the most examined international crises in history.