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From the Nixon White House Tapes, 4/25/72 (discussing Vietnam)

Nixon: I still think we ought to take the dikes out now. Will that drown people?

Kissinger: That would drown about 200,000 people.

Nixon: No, no, no, no...I'd rather use the nuclear bomb.

Kissinger: That, I think, would just be too much.

Nixon: The nuclear bomb? Does that bother you?

Kissinger: [inaudible]*

Nixon: I just want you to think big Henry, for Christ's sake.

*I bet he was, like, "Da hell u say?!"