White House Responds To Death Star Petition

Someone has a great sense of humor:

This Isn't the Petition Response You're Looking For

By Paul Shawcross

The Administration shares your desire for job creation and a strong national defense, but a Death Star isn't on the horizon. Here are a few reasons:

  • The construction of the Death Star has been estimated to cost more than $850,000,000,000,000,000. We're working hard to reduce the deficit, not expand it.
  • The Administration does not support blowing up planets.
  • Why would we spend countless taxpayer dollars on a Death Star with a fundamental flaw that can be exploited by a one-man starship?

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  1 comment for “White House Responds To Death Star Petition

  1. Carolyn
    January 15, 2013 at 8:37 pm

    I loved the response, but knowing that NASA has a Commercial Crew and Cargo Program Office (C3PO) really made my day.

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