quote: To explore strange new worlds, to seek out new life and new civilizations, to boldly go where no man has gone before.
quote: Might as well spend the money you're already going to spend on probably the only thing that still captures the world's imagination.
quote: We might have a far higher level of technology but our space technology is still extremely primitive.
quote: Someone has to figure out how to farm the stars and I'd rather it be us than another country.
quote: Compared to....Star Trek?
quote: Well, see, that's the thing, there is nothing our Government can do to fix the economy by spending. Not a thing. The other day our stupid President proposed increasing foreign taxes for certain Corporations. He doesn't have a clue.
quote: If corporations start spending, everyone wins because they will have money in their pockets they can spend which will get the economy moving again.
quote: Also, I'd love to hear your dissemination of why our government can't fix the economy by spending.
quote: If anything, mandated spending for corporations to communal expenses will only make things worse.
quote: The only thing that can fix this economy is encouraging corporate spending. Nothing else. The corporations hold all the real money (i.e. money in the bank). They have cash. Their cash won't devalue our dollar if it is pumped into the system as it is already there.
quote: We have plenty of energy left on Earth!
quote: We have plenty of very expensive energy left on Earth!
quote: For half a penny more we might be able to fund some real space missions. Half a penny! (to quote Tyson)...
quote: But instead, we're stuck with this?
quote: For half a penny more we might be able to fund some real space missions. Half a penny! (to quote Tyson) But instead, we're stuck with this?