Spacex Liftoff

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    While I think this stuff is cool as heck, I'm also in the camp that it's a colossal waste of money.
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    Quote Originally Posted by woodsrider View Post
    While I think this stuff is cool as heck, I'm also in the camp that it's a colossal waste of money.
    It's a private company. They can waste their money how they want.

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    Quote Originally Posted by TheDeuce View Post
    It's a private company. They can waste their money how they want.
    Did I say differently?

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    Quote Originally Posted by woodsrider View Post
    Did I say differently?
    No I was just saying. I'm all for other people spending lots of money so I can watch cool things happen.

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    They stored a lot of stuff up on the moon.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Colonels_Wear_Blue View Post
    SpaceX posted this video in fall of last year, showing many of the failed attempts to land the rocket boosters. Gives you an idea of some of what led up to this.

    That was cool and looked very expensive. Wow

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    Quote Originally Posted by plantmanky View Post
    They stored a lot of stuff up on the moon.
    Say what?

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    Grew up watching the Mercury, Gemini and Apollo space program launches, missions and recoveries. In my opinion we gained much more than was "wasted".

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    Quote Originally Posted by Colonels_Wear_Blue View Post
    I respect the hell out of Neil deGrasse Tyson, but he didn't say that on Cosmos, a privately funded television show?

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    Quote Originally Posted by swamprat View Post
    I respect the hell out of Neil deGrasse Tyson, but he didn't say that on Cosmos, a privately funded television show?
    He said it in an interview promoting his show on the National Geographic Channel, which is a privately funded television network.

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