The Godzilla Threshold

The Godzilla Threshold1 is simply the line past which a situation which has gotten so bad that the act of summoning Godzilla, the King of Monsters - or doing something equally horrific and seemingly self-destructive - actually seems like a rational response.

As our world inexorably enters the NIGHTMARE interval, the Laundry is re-examining a lot of worst-case scenarios and "unthinkable" contingencies, measuring them against some very finely-calibrated Godzilla Thresholds.

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