"Get High in Nebraska" Kimball by caffeine_induced78
Kimball Travel Guide: 8 reviews and 19 photos
This is probably one of the few places in the world that misses the cold war nuclear missile race. Kimball is a small town of 2500 citizens in the Nebraska panhandle. When you stand in this quiet little farming town on the high plains it's hard to imagine that in a several hundred kilometer radius around you hundreds of ICBM's rest unseen in underground silos around you. This is in the heart of the nations nuclear deterent. The United States placed the silos in the heart of the country because of a lack of major cities nearby and the distance from seas - making the silos almost unreachable to Nukes fired from Soviet subs. The Nuclear disarmanant treaties have been economically rough on this town, returning the foundation to what it was - farming.
- Pros:Gateway to Western Nebraska, friendly people
- Cons:it's small, but is that a bad thing?
- In a nutshell:standing in the middle of armageddon - and where peace was created from?
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