Donald Trump has been itching to drop a nuclear bomb since before he even came into office, and a new report by Axios shows how desperate he’s becoming. According to White House staffers, Trump has repeatedly said that we should try to nuke hurricanes before they can hit the U.S. in order to stop them, even though there’s no evidence to even suggest this would work. Ring of Fire’s Farron Cousins discusses this insane idea.

Farron Cousins is the executive editor of The Trial Lawyer magazine and a contributing writer at DeSmogBlog.com. He is the co-host / guest host for Ring of Fire Radio. His writings have appeared on Alternet, Truthout, and The Huffington Post. Farron received his bachelor's degree in Political Science from the University of West Florida in 2005 and became a member of American MENSA in 2009. Follow him on Twitter @farronbalanced