Category Archives: Space!

The Final Frontier

The AP tells us… VAN HORN, Texas (AP) — Hollywood’s Captain Kirk, 90-year-old William Shatner, blasted into space Wednesday in a convergence of science fiction and science reality, reaching the final frontier aboard a ship built by Jeff Bezos’ Blue … Continue reading

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Cool Stuff From VP Harris

It’s so cool we have a VP who likes science after 4 years of a theocrat.

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Because We Love A Good Headline (and hot dogs)

Oscar Mayer offers NASA a Wienermobile to transport moon astronauts   NASA actually is looking for some new astronaut ground transportation. It put out a call last week for commercial providers to chime in on possible replacements for the shiny … Continue reading

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Shatner In Space

Happy Hour News IMDB tells us: William Shatner: actor, pop culture icon, and part-time Thanksgiving spokesperson warning of the pervasive dangers of turkey fryers. In an incredibly fitting instance of fact following fiction, the “Star Trek” actor most famous for going … Continue reading

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Bad Signs, Cont.

The truth is out there.

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Jeff Bezos Wants More of Your Tax Dollars

Billionaires in Space Race More proof, as if we needed it, that future Bond villain Jeff Bezos doesn’t pay enough taxes: Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin sues NASA, escalating its fight for a Moon lander contract “…Blue Origin was one of … Continue reading

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Billionaires in Space, Cont.

I missed this quote yesterday from very-little rocket man: “When you get up there, and you see it, you see how tiny it is and how fragile it is,” Bezos continued. “We need to take all heavy industry, all polluting … Continue reading

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Billionaires in Space: A Conclusion

Honest-to-blog, Bezos said this, and I hope that it triggers enough feeble brains to realize that something is majorly wrong with our tax code: this is somehow a real quote Jeff Bezos: "I want to thank every Amazon employee, and … Continue reading

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Thrust-off, Bezos

Masculinity-insecure billionaire Jeff Bezos Amazon Prime’ed hisself into “space” and returned 10 minutes later. Can hardly wait to read the review of his ticket purchase.

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More Pigs in Space, Please!

Good news! We’re shooting another plutocrat into the sun, er, into space! Seat on Bezos’ Blue Origin flight to space sells for $28 million at auction I wonder how much Bezos will charge for the return trip?

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