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Comment: Re:Good thing. (Score 2) 283 283

by brainboyz (#48970219) Attached to: FAA Could Extend Property Rights On the Moon Through Regulation

Let me know when a corporation legally exterminates millions of people based on the whim of the CEO or when I'm forced by law to deal with them; then I might agree. AHA was a step in the wrong direction for putting companies in charge by forcing people to deal with companies, but overall individual companies have very little control of your life that you don't willingly cede.

Comment: Re:It won't be long (Score 1) 325 325

by brainboyz (#48550131) Attached to: Heathrow Plane In Near Miss With Drone

There are already rules in place about this. Rules that have governed RC craft for decades. Rules which include no-fly zones. Somehow, strapping a camera to it has mystically changed it into a drone which requires new rules.

It makes about as much sense as patents claiming "...on the internet!"

Comment: Re:Not a good week... (Score 4, Insightful) 445 445

by brainboyz (#48282867) Attached to: Virgin Galactic SpaceShipTwo Crashes

How do you expect to ever get there if rich people aren't funding it first? Like it or not, rich people funding novelties leads to mass production and streamlining of processes which in turn make everything cheaper for us little guys. On top of that, it's THEIR money. Why should they give a damn about your opinion on how they spend it?

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