Chairman Lamar Smith, a Texas Republican, who called the hearing to learn what is being done and how much money is needed to better protect the planet.
Really! What could we do to protect ourselves (put up big nets to catch the Asteroid?)? Alas, nothing. Recovery in the aftermath is another matter.
posted on 03/19/2013 7:39:33 PM PDT
(The rabbit hole that Obama is leading us down just gets deeper and deeper.)
Actually, it is well within our technological capability to divert even a largish asteroid, given enough lead time.
Would require considerable expansion of our space infrastructure, costing a lot of money, but I believe that would have lots of beneficial side effects.
I’m sure Planned Parenthood would try to give it a prescription for birth control pills to keep it from making baby asteroids!
posted on 03/19/2013 7:52:25 PM PDT
by Jack Hydrazine
(It's the end of the world as we know it and I feel fine!)
I thought “global warming” was our priority, followed by helping the Muslims through NASA, followed by Obamacare implementation, followed by ‘spending our way out of this recession, followed by...
posted on 03/20/2013 4:42:57 AM PDT
("Humane" = "Don't pen up pets or eat meat, but allow infanticide, abortion, and euthanasia.")
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