Government has accomplished some mighty impressive things, the most impressive being the Manhattan project (nuclear bombs and nuclear energy), and the second most impressive being the landing on the moon.
After Hiroshima, and before the moon landing, people said “Why don’t we (meaning government) have a Manhattan project to do X”
After the landing on the moon, people said “If we (meaning government) can put a man on the moon, why cannot we do X”
Well guess what, boys and girls. Today we can’t put a man on the moon. (more…)