Remember the 1-way trip to Mars?
That’s right – the start-up project that aims to start colonizing Mars by 2025. After just a month they are well on their way to garnering half a million applicants: 78,000 so far. 1
- No, I don’t know if X.O. applied. But you would assume he did, right? He’d only be 69 by the time the ship left for Mars; he’s (serially) divorced; his only child will be 30ish then; his parents have passed; he has no life. Moreover, I bet they’ll stream porn to his sleep pod all the way to Mars if he likes….in short, there’s nothing to keep him Earth-bound. Why wouldn’t he apply? ↩
- Some…not so much. ↩