When the dust settles 50 years from now we all will be rich. Africa will be the last challenge. Everyone will be better off
When it gets down to it — talking trade balances here — once we’ve brain-drained all our technology into other countries, once things have evened out, they’re making cars in Bolivia and microwave ovens in Tadzhikistan and selling them here — once our edge in natural resources has been made irrelevant by giant Hong Kong ships and dirigibles that can ship North Dakota all the way to New Zealand for a nickel — once the Invisible Hand has taken away all those historical inequities and smeared them out into a broad global layer of what a Pakistani brickmaker would consider to be prosperity — y’know what? There’s only four things we do better than anyone else:
High-Speed Pizza Delivery
Plagarized from Neal Stephenson.
You can track the flight tests on https://www.flightradar24.com/ by searching for HBAL as the identifier.
The altitude for flying is fixed. Meaning planes only fly at certain heights. Therefore the notion that as plane sheds weight it will climb to higher altitudes is false.
You are wrong. Very, very wrong. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...
So, purely to play Devil's advocate
There are already numerous banks which require you to install a tracking device as a condition of making the loan. Many of them also require the borrower to install an ignition interrupt device, so they can brick your car if you do not pay the loan. Typically these are institutions which specialize in lending to borrowers with poor credit.
I have a very small mind and must live with it. -- E. Dijkstra