[vm] Add unsafe mode to VM

This CL adds experimental --experimental-unsafe-mode-use-at-your-own-risk
VM option which does the following:
* Dart 2 strong mode type and bool checks are omitted.
* VM compiler optimizations which rely on strong mode types are disabled.

Applications which do not fail any strong mode checks at run time
should behave exactly the same in strong and weak modes.
Applications with failing strong mode checks will not see corresponding
errors but VM should not crash.

This option can be used for experiments, or as a temporary remedy for
regressions caused by expensive strong mode type checks.

Change-Id: I042cbccba83c105b61b3e11c659a35c20e0329cd
Reviewed-on: https://dart-review.googlesource.com/65484
Reviewed-by: Siva Annamalai <asiva@google.com>
Commit-Queue: Alexander Markov <alexmarkov@google.com>
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tree: 3e81319430150f08808d463d3ba3804188b69466
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