Elon Musk says it is "increasingly probable" that humans will serve as merely "the biological boot loader for digital superintelligence." Do you agree?

  • Yes -- and I'm terrified (41%, 110 Votes)
  • No -- not a chance (39%, 106 Votes)
  • I have no idea what that means (20%, 54 Votes)

Total Voters: 270

Start Date: August 4, 2014 @ 9:01 pm
End Date: No Expiry

Why do you think the U.S. space program is not doing well? (Select all that apply)

  • Congress: 'enuf said (68%, 121 Votes)
  • Space Launch System: Deep Space Money Hole (50%, 89 Votes)
  • Lack of White House leadership (47%, 83 Votes)
  • Orion: A vehicle to nowhere (31%, 56 Votes)
  • Lame ass Asteroid Retrieval Mission (26%, 47 Votes)
  • No focus on return to the moon (26%, 47 Votes)
  • Too many projects, too little money (26%, 46 Votes)
  • Commercial crew is a dead end (4%, 8 Votes)

Total Voters: 178

Start Date: July 31, 2014 @ 10:34 pm
End Date: No Expiry

How do you think the U.S. space program is going?

  • Subnominal (48%, 120 Votes)
  • Subbasement Nominal (36%, 90 Votes)
  • Nominal (13%, 32 Votes)
  • Super Nominal (2%, 6 Votes)
  • Superduper Nominal (1%, 4 Votes)

Total Voters: 252

Start Date: July 14, 2014 @ 11:31 am
End Date: No Expiry

What do you think of SpaceX and Elon Musk's appeal of the ULA buik buy contract?

  • Go get 'em, Elon! Defeat these monopolists! (66%, 510 Votes)
  • Go launch a few more rockets first, Elon! (28%, 217 Votes)
  • This is about 6 or 7 launches? I don't care (6%, 43 Votes)

Total Voters: 770

Start Date: April 27, 2014 @ 9:06 am
End Date: No Expiry

Crimea-annexing Russian Ruler for Life Vladimir Putin has been courting support from washed up D-List Hollywood celebrities like Gerard Depardieu and Steve Segal. Who should he court next?

  • Dennis Rodman (35%, 82 Votes)
  • Justin Bieber (32%, 74 Votes)
  • Gary Busey (18%, 42 Votes)
  • Lindsay Lohan (15%, 33 Votes)

Total Voters: 231

Start Date: March 26, 2014 @ 6:31 pm
End Date: No Expiry