Richard Branson just experienced weightlessness in "space"

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11 Jul 2021, 10:43 am

Am I the only person on earth who thinks, "So what?"


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11 Jul 2021, 10:48 am

Nah. I barely know who the guy is, let alone care if he's floating somewhere.


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11 Jul 2021, 2:32 pm

Unlike most people who experience space and weightlessness in their wallets and pocketbooks.


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11 Jul 2021, 2:35 pm

I saw him once. He seems a nice guy. :)



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11 Jul 2021, 2:52 pm

20-odd years ago, when he started this project, I was all "Oh, cool, air-launched spaceplanes! This is the next big thing in spaceflight, alright." Then was somewhat less impressed when I realised the goal was just suborbital tourist flights....


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