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Asteroids Want to Destroy the Middle Class- and Women

atpennswoods Wrote: Mar 06, 2013 11:56 AM
Its smoke & mirrors to say look at what we're doing for America while dodging all the real work; like actually reading a bill before voting on it, listening to "We The People" who placed them there to represent us, not Hollywood and not the extreme left media (and there is something I didn't think was possible). Or, say, oh I don't know, how about balance the budget for kicks. Its easy to spend money on something no one has control over, or after spending billions, to actually find a way get the money to do something about it. Let's all try living in the here & now, dealing with serious issues. In the mean time, THE DEFICIT GROWS BY THE HOUR. American's tax dollars isn't a gift to you folks in DC, and Leadership isn't a game!

With science today largely funded by government, you knew it wouldn‘t be long before the recent asteroid encounter in Chelyabinsk, Russia would lead to well-meaning, but mostly hysterical cries that we MUST DO SOMETHING about it;  “something” that costs a lot of money; “something” that involves thick scientific studies; and- the best part- “something” that promises no results for the fifty-to-a-hundred thousand years of program costs, run by the central and federal  government of the US-of-A.

If we don’t do “something,” NOW they’ll say, we’ll risk plague, locusts, drought and the usual assortment of frogs lets loose by the...