Mission: Accomplished

The Ansari X Prize is won. Congratulations to Scaled Composites. One small step for Burt Rutan, one giant leap for everyone else.

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My favorite quote from the

My favorite quote from the historic event: "I have a hell of a lot bigger goal now (than NASA)" - B. Rutan.

By no means do I mean disrespect for the folks at NASA, but I am glad to see the private sector given a shot at space flight.

*was at the launch* Oh my

*was at the launch*

Oh my gosh, that was the coolest thing EVER.