Nancy wrote:

<<<My God Carrol, did you think I wrote the line about Korea as a
genuine question? It was meant to be ironic and sardonic. There are
dictators with weapons everywhere but we do not invade because of all
the reasons you give.

If anyone else took me literally, please be sure that was not intended.

Nancy >>>

Sorry Nancy, I should have known. (Probably did know, but it made a
wonderful line to hang a series of footnotes on. :-)