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(Ars Technica)   Hoards of Russian space officials are being fired or arrested. Noticable absent is the boss who sure knows the art of blaming underlings for his lack of success   (arstechnica.com) divider line
    More: Giggity, Vladimir Putin, International Space Station, Dmitry Rogozin, controversial leader of Russia, Baikonur Cosmodrome, Russian media, house arrest, nation's top spaceport officials  
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2020-12-02 10:11:09 AM  
Corruption in construction contracts in Russia?  In Russia contract corrupts you.
 
2020-12-02 10:53:14 AM  
Sense of proportion.

If they'd kept their scams smaller, and kept the money secret, they could have done it forever.

But like Morrie in Goodfellas, they had to show off after the big score.
 
2020-12-02 10:57:02 AM  
"In a closed society where everybody's guilty, the only crime is getting caught. In a world of thieves, the only final sin is stupidity." - Hunter S. Thompson
 
2020-12-02 10:57:22 AM  
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2020-12-02 11:35:48 AM  
Did they try landing on the Sun at night again?
 
2020-12-02 11:51:07 AM  
Does any of this have anything to do with the fact that US can send their astronauts to space in something that isn't Russian?
 
2020-12-02 1:06:53 PM  
To sum up:

-American engineers have landed on Mars
-Chinese engineers have landed on the Moon
-Japanese engineers have landed on an asteroid
-Russian engineers have landed on the dole
 
2020-12-02 1:12:15 PM  
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2020-12-02 1:15:03 PM  
*Hordes.

/Unless someone is collecting the whole set
 
2020-12-02 1:37:34 PM  

VisualiseThis: Does any of this have anything to do with the fact that US can send their astronauts to space in something that isn't Russian?


Rogozin made a huge mistake aggravating one of his biggest paying customers, and it's now coming back to bite him on the ass. Looks like the net's starting to close around him.
 
2020-12-02 2:44:52 PM  

VogonPoet: *Hordes.

/Unless someone is collecting the whole set


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2020-12-02 4:39:16 PM  

VogonPoet: *Hordes.

/Unless someone is collecting the whole set


FOR THE HOARD

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