“By now, according to what they told us back in 1970, we were supposed to have timeshares on Mars and be up there flying in jetpacks round to the neighbors for a slap-up dinner of colored pellets. But the futuristic future never happened and we have to make do with a cordless phone that plays Miley Cyrus.” Apollo 13 :: SteynOnline

That said, I don’t remember looking forward to it back in 1995. In the 25 years between Apollo 13 the moon shot and Apollo 13

“MS: You understand from these emails that Libya was supposed to be Hillary Clinton’s pet project, that she would knock off this harmless, old, past his sell-by date, pock-marked desert transvestite, and she would end up with a big foreign policy feather in her cap, that it was easy to do. And instead, in effect, because she gave it no further thought, except in those shrunken terms of political benefit to her, she left a failed state in Libya, which has resulted in the Libyan ports being under the control of ISIS, and them now being used as the main jumping off point for this flood of refugees that are remorselessly landing on the shores of Italy every day” Where the Libyan Buck Stops :: SteynOnline

MS: You understand from these emails that Libya was supposed to be Hillary Clinton’s pet project, that she would knock off this harmless, old, past

“Large scale institutionalized corruption is only sustainable under a totalitarian political system. Read more: http://dailycaller.com/2015/07/02/we-are-all-greeks-now-does-totalitarianism-lie-ahead/#ixzz3fAXr8Khq” We Are All Greeks Now. Does Totalitarianism Lie Ahead? | The Daily Caller

Large scale institutionalized corruption is only sustainable under a totalitarian political system. It requires a ruthless elite, an extensive bureaucracy deployed to do their will,