timothy from the where-was-gary-sinise-the-whole-time dept.
dankinit writes "MSNBC is reporting that a 'Boeing Co.-led team has successfully fired for the first time a powerful laser meant to fly aboard a modified 747 as part of a U.S. ballistic missile defense shield.' The test called 'First Light' has a budget of $474.3 million in the fiscal year 2005 and is part of a larger $10 billion dollar missile defense system."
Trying to be happy is like trying to build a machine for which the only
specification is that it should run noiselessly.