I don't see how it can be fake (it's possible they've got their details wrong) when the level had been at 3 for a number of weeks. not saying your wrong, but if it's been lowered to 5 (not saying Trump is all powerful, or anything like that) since Trump's victory, that has to be a good thing...right?
Also, keep in mind that the doomsday clock was at 3 minutes to midnight until recently (not sure if it's still set at that) due to Obama and Hillary's constant finger pointing at Russia. to say nothing of the encirclement and broken agreements by the US and NATO.
Plus, you might want to look up Russia's MASSIVE nuclear drills which involved millions of Russian civilians because they believed they were that close to nuclear war. not trying to fear-monger, just talking
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