fyi: EMP weapons

Gregory Alan Bolcer
Fri, 04 Jan 2002 07:05:43 -0800

Rohit Khare wrote:
> One novel I read estimated that 2 out of 7 dollars in the economy
> would just be erased by EMPing NY and DC. That much has been
> virtualized...
> Rohit

Ocean's 11 has an EMP bomb to knock out the electricity
during a casino vault heist.  It really didn't fit with
the story line and you can tell it was a last minute addition
from some writer reading popular mechanics.