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originally posted by: Zaphod58
a reply to: B2StealthBomber
I like to think I would avoid going that route, but I'm honest enough that if the money was right I would end up doing the same I think. I'd be torn as hell about it, but after scraping by the way we did for so many years, I'd probably do it.
originally posted by: Barnalby
a reply to: Zaphod58
Yup, my sentiment exactly.
Though I like to rationalize the two extremes by choosing to believe that the creation and perpetuation of the "Aurora" myth in the late-1980s was some sort of organized disinformation campaign to fill the public's imagination with visions of exotic Mach 8 pulse-detonating, hydrogen-fueled fastmovers and keep them searching for donut contrails and skyquakes