Trident? “Yes, Prime Minister” , because it’s the very best, most pointless that you can buy.

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Sir Humphrey tries to convince the Prime Minister why he must spend money on the very best nuclear weapons which we won’t use, because …. well because …

Sir Humphrey tries to convince Prime Minister Jim Hacker that he must buy Trident because Britain needs the best nuclear deterrent available because the Soviets can’t certainly know that Hacker probably knows that they probably certainly know…