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Asteroids Want to Destroy the Middle Class- and Women

gparker674 Wrote: Feb 27, 2013 12:18 PM
Maybe it's time for an asteroid to hit, particularly if it hit Washington. Whoever is left can start over. At this point, only an asteroid can stop this out-of-control government. They no longer listen to the people, have honest elections or follow the constitution or rule of law. Only the government has the audacity to think it can control the universe.
Chris from Kalifornia Wrote: Feb 27, 2013 12:25 PM
I used to say pray for a meteor, half in jest but that's a pretty good idea. Pray for an asteroid. 20 meters of solid iron right on the white house. No wait, that wouldn't work, he'd be on vacation somewhere.

never mind.
gparker674 Wrote: Feb 27, 2013 12:33 PM
Maybe not, Chris. He shows up sometimes to put his feet on the desk and gloat.
nburge Wrote: Feb 27, 2013 12:45 PM
You forgot and take pictures of himself hard at work....

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...