Captain Kirk wrote:
Just that one useless program, let alone the trillions spent to dismantle the health care system or to bail out Wall Street.
But a hundred billion or so to go to the moon and on to Mars? Hell no, we can't afford that. What, are you nuts?
Well, if you'll be happy to be unemployed thanks to a crapped up economy so long as someone else gets to go to Mars, that's your prerogative.