Was J.F.K's "Rhetoric" too 'Dangerous' during the "Cuban Missile Crisis"?

Some argue that we were on the brink of Nuclear war in 1962,, maybe even TOO Close,, after all 'Kennedy' wasn't Bluffing, or was he? ,, Some Nuts even Panicked , built bomb-shelters and Raided Supermarkets while Public Schools rehearsed "Duck & Cover Drills" & authorities constructed... show more Some argue that we were on the brink of Nuclear war in 1962,, maybe even TOO Close,, after all 'Kennedy' wasn't Bluffing, or was he? ,, Some Nuts even Panicked , built bomb-shelters and Raided Supermarkets while Public Schools rehearsed "Duck & Cover Drills" & authorities constructed Fallout-shelters all over the Country,, but Never the less, the Soviets 'Did' back down & decided NOT to install Nukes in Cuba,, So, How different is the situation with N. Korea,, and Why shouldn't it be Handled any Differently?,,,
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