Juho Julkunen <***@hotmail.com> wrote in
> In article <***@220.127.116.11>,
> ***@gmail.com says...
>> ***@kithrup.com (Dorothy J Heydt) wrote in
>> > In article <***@mid.individual.net>,
>> > Ted Nolan <tednolan> <tednolan> wrote:
>> >>A lot of SF (milsf especially, of course) assumes a Space
>> >>Navy with heavy wet Navy traditions. In real life, it
>> >>appeared for a long while that in the US, the "space" arm of
>> >>the military would be the Air Force.
>> >>Now it appears we will have an actual "Space Force" separate
>> >>from either older service:
>> >> https://www.space.com/40932-trump-space-force-next-steps.
>> >> htm l
>> >>Of course, this is contingent on Congressional action, so it
>> >>may all grind to a halt if the midterms shift control..
>> > From your mouth to God's ear, amen.
>> >>All apart from the important military ramifications, there
>> >>should be some neat logos and patches..
>> > NASA has already had some nifty logos and patches.
>> > I just googled "SpaceX logo." It's pretty drab. Surely they
>> > can do better than that?
>> I doubt that they could justify a large enough susbidy of
>> taxpayer money to make it worth Musk's while.
>> (And given his latest ramblings about sabotage and Big Auto
>> conpiracies, I think he's becoming Ross Perot. Has he talked
>> about a Presidential run yet?)
> It's kinda implied, isn't it? If Zuckerberg, why not him?
Well, the conspiracy against Zuck isn't secret. There have been
congressional hearings. So he won't sound as nutty if he talks
(Mind you, I'm not saying there's *not* a conspiracy by Big Auto to
destroy Tesla. It's not like there isn't historical precedent. Just
that Musk sounds like a looney when he says it out loud. In the
same vein, I can think of every plausible reasons why Ross Perot
had good reason to believe the CIA was threatening himself and his
family. The two more plausible are a) he was batshit crazy and
hallucinating, or b) the CIA was theratening himself and his
> Peter Thiel just wants to be an immortal vampire on a space
> station, I've gathered.
How certain are you that he hasn't already succeeded?
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