Re: The stupidity in Booby Trap
Actually it makes sense to try it. Even if you're in a cell with bars that are solid, you try the bars first before doing the unconventional. Same thing if you locked in a room. You try the locked door first, then move onto other things. It was worth a shot to see if the ancient
energy draining technology could stand up to modern equipment.
It is far better to grasp the universe as it really is than to persist in delusion, however satisfying and reassuring. Carl Sagan