Obviously, he is being very clever and referring to Schroedinger's Cat. Is the cat alive or dead? Who cares? It's stuck in a stupid box!
So is the hope for the nuclear industry in this country. If they don't seize the horn by the balls, and do what I say about Port Hope, we are all in for a Canadian Nuclear Winter. Really, do you expect OPG, the Drone Capital of the World, to get us out of this mess? :)