[amsat-bb] Re: OMG

STeve Andre' andres at msu.edu
Wed Aug 3 16:58:47 PDT 2011

On 08/03/11 19:31, Kevin Deane wrote:
> I am ashamed, even though the rookie ruskies broke it, the whole battery thing, everything about this to me is just embarrassing, pathetic actually...
> Kevin
Why, Kevin?  Things get messed up all the time.  Suitsat had problems, but
still caused a stirr.  Hubble went up with a screwed up mirror, but it was
fix.  The second ALSEP package on the moon was at least mostly destroyed
when an astronaut stumbled and ripped out the ribbon cable connecting
parts together.

Things Happen.  It isn't pathetic, it just happens.  Could things be 

But consider this: where would the ISS be if it was run the way the US 
has been acting lately?

At the bottom of an ocean, I'd say...

--STeve Andre'
wb8wsf  en72

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