Just Another Day

"Any idiot can handle a crisis, it's day to day living that wears you out." - Chekhov

Monday, November 08, 2004

Space Race, Act 2

In their infinite wisdom, the current war planners think we need to prepare for war in space. The Guardian today highlights the prospects. Now, doesn't this go back to how failed the thinking is in the current administration that they are interested in this stupidity? As many have pointed out before, the people planning in this administration cannot get past the idea that nation states are enemies and that terrorists, by themselves, are not because they must have a state sponsor somewhere and therefore going after some sovereign is the only way to root out terrorism. So, who might we go to war with that would necessitate our having to take out a spy sattelite? Makes one wonder...