One more thing. This mission – launch, payroll, everything – for deep research into the solar system, cost as much as two Navy F-35C jets.
Sometimes programming feels like trying to knit a chair out of three live octopuses who dislike each other.
Idea: a high-level public agency with the mandate and funding to review and patch popular code. A national security agency, if you will.
Politicians talking about returning to past glory should have to say which year they’d rather it be. And then read about that year.