Nothing is foolproof, as my ol’ Pappy used to say, because the fools always find a way.
Thus it is in warfare — whether it is armor plate, moats, the Maginot Line, barbed wire and trenches, the Great Wall of China or mutual assured destruction (MAD). (The latter doesn’t work too well when the enemy embraces martyrdom and the apocalypse.)
Less than a month ago the Marines stormed into Nellis AFB with their latest toy, the F-35B, for Red Flag exercises. The story in the morning paper quoted an Air Force full bird colonel as saying the exercise was to train the various branches of the U.S. military to fight and win wars in space and cyberspace.