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We’re Alive Today and Not Radioactive Because of Vasili Alexandrovich Arkhipov

Tweet I just found out this weekend that we’re all alive today and not radioactive because of one man, Vasili Alexandrovich Arkhipov. No, I’m not on crack. Apparently if it wasn’t for Vasili Alexandrovich Arkhipov, World War III would have started during the Cuban Missile Crisis. For saving the world, not many people have heard […]