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April 10, 2016


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Discovering a dream is fraudulent may be sad. But finally turning away from the dream in order to pursue something that might actually work? That's cause for, if not delight, at least sober pleasure and resolve.

The Shuttle was insanely expensive, killed a bunch of people, and accomplished very little compared to what it cost. Pretty much every analyst now agrees that it was a very costly mistake.

It was cool as hell, no question. But it wasn't $200 billion worth of cool.

Doug M.

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