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Comment: Good bye, Steve... (Score 1, Troll) 131

by clashdot (#20474211) Attached to: First Look At New Mexico's Space Terminal

Yes! In fact, the station's own weaponry was tested last night, and amazed observers report that plasma bolts from the main ray gun reached deep into Nevada.

The new spaceport will be a huge boon to Richard Branson's standing (and bragging rights) in billionaire circles, perhaps finally overshadowing the horrible and humiliating defeat he suffered in the "balloon around the world" race, at the hands of Steve Fossett.


+ - Thailand bans YouTube for making fun of king

Submitted by samerpav
samerpav writes: Mr. Sitthichai Pookaiyaudom, the minister of information and communication technology, told the Reuters news agency he personally ordered a block of the entire site from Thailand after the ministry's attempts to block the offending page last week failed. Bangkok Post link: d=117871

YouTube video of the king:

(Mr. Sitthichai was the minister who canceled Thailand's OLPC project a few months back)

Never let someone who says it cannot be done interrupt the person who is doing it.