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$308million dollars...for what?
Apparently not enough for a GPS tracker inside a black box.
Edited by Shadowclock - 8/12/11 at 10:03am
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post #72 of 92
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Love how every one is saying it was a waste of money or is jumping on the conspiracy bandwagon. What people don't realize is that 300 million is nothing to a government when it may provide them with a way to help keep peace. Even if it is just by scaring the crap out of potential enemies.
to progress. where expensive failures are ok because we learn from them.
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every year billions of american tax payer dollars go missing or into this dark hole called the "black budget". the pentagon uses this money to fund research into things like mind control, directed energy weapons, invisibility, robots and chemically and biologically enhanced super soldiers.

ok i might be exaggerating a little bit on that last part there.
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every year billions of american tax payer dollars go missing or into this dark hole called the "black budget". the pentagon uses this money to fund research into things like mind control, directed energy weapons, invisibility, robots and chemically and biologically enhanced super soldiers.

ok i might be exaggerating a little bit on that last part there.
I saw a documentary about this once.

    
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How fast is Mach 20?
It's faster than the speed of light.
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the missile was never designed to work, it was designed to get billions in R+D money from the Pentagon.

Corporate welfare.
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the missile was never designed to work, it was designed to get billions in R+D money from the Pentagon.

Corporate welfare.
which corporation?
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It's faster than the speed of light.
...Sarcasm, right?
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post #79 of 92
america's warping these "missing" missiles to bomb the taliban in the 8th dimension.
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That's just borderline insane how fast that thing is.

Do space shuttles go fast then this? even if they are in space?
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