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Subject: Re: Fusion physicist need therapy
Date: Apr 23, 0:42 am
Poster: Scott Stephens

On Apr 23, 0:42 am, Scott Stephens wrote:

>Fusion physicist need therapy.
>I've spoken with next generation and established fusion researchers in the last year at various government labs and universities.
>I have come to the conclusion that fusion physicist could use some psychological therapy, counseling and definitely confidence training.
>These guys have serious problems with self confidence. I know that fusion is a difficult concept, but I know that you can't succeed without the proper mental attitude.

I would recommend attendance at an above-ground H-bomb test. Maybe typical 20 megaton airburst, close enough to get a sunburn, just to remind them fusion is for real.

Of course if they were too close, or underestimated the yield, we taxpayers might save a whole lot money, and never miss 'em }:-P