Admiral Emm, of the U.N.S. Battleplate Morokweng: "What is that?"
Morokweng: "Two tons of Boomex doped with six hundred kilograms of antiproton-fullerene matrix."
Morokweng: "Well... that's what it /was/. Now it's a column of plasma that will require us to file an environmental impact statement"
-- From Schlock Mercenary, by Howard Tayler