On Wed, 18 Apr 2001, Rodent of Unusual Size wrote:
> *WAAAAAY* too late. It and all the known planets in Solar
> orbit -- and their satellites -- were claimed by a chap named
> Hope almost twenty years ago. Registered with the US, the (then)
> USSR, and the UN. Uncontested. See <URL:http://mooshop.com/>.
Uncontested, my ass. The first group who gets to deliver a nonnegligable
industrial base up there owns the thing. Nukes are pretty useless in
space, so anyone owning an asteroid can easily outgun an entire planet.
This archive was generated by hypermail 2b29 : Sun Apr 29 2001 - 20:25:57 PDT