BarkingUnicorn: I really wish there was a was to fine legislators who introduce patently illegal bills like this one.
Because People in power are Stupid: When we go to the moon, we go there to plant flags and stuff. When the Chinese go to the moon, they go there to mine it.Obviously our national values are at a disconnect with progress.
darthgarlic: I would say that we should keep our mouths shut until we have the ability to enforce it.
Article IIOuter space, including the Moon and other celestial bodies, is not subject to national appropriation by claim of sovereignty, by means of use or occupation, or by any other means.
Deep Contact: Who gives a rats asss about our junk when there's Helium 3 to bring back.
Lt. Cheese Weasel: [encrypted-tbn0.gstatic.com image 240x180]'If any of you touch me or my stuff, I'll kill you.'
Thwack: Cleaned up a long time ago by these guys,[www.crazyabouttv.com image 334x220]/Most of you probably weren't even around in '79 when this show was on,
dready zim: Oh right. "Hey that stuff we left lying about 40 years ago and haven`t even bothered visiting is really important to us please leave it alone because we... um... just leave it alone!"Rest of world : "How about no? What ya gonna do, cry?"Murca : "No we`ll... um... we`ll watch you and cry, yes. We will cry for our space program."Best country in the world? HA! That prize goes to the first ones with a few country killing asteroids ready to tip into a collision course and a space mining operation. We`ve all played the games. Whoever builds their space weapon first wins.
Uncle Tractor: The US might want to not make too much noise about this, lest some Chinese astronaut decides to wipe his ass on the US moon flag (which I'm told has been bleached white by the sun).
Quantum Apostrophe: you will now move to China, right?
iheartscotch: One useless man is a disgrace;Two become a law firm;Three or more become a congress!
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