[Beowulf] Inappropriate topic.
prentice at ias.edu
Tue Sep 30 10:43:45 PDT 2008
Vincent Diepeveen wrote:
> The European Union waited a bit long introducing its own equivalent and
> it should
> be online within a few years, it is called Galileo and it is 1 meter
> accurate for everyone.
> Also with the garantuee of it not getting switched off; which happens so
> easily with GPS,
> even the smallest threat of war is enough, and it is difficult to follow
> logics in Washington there.
> In one speech that's on his site Obama for example mentions he wants to
> get rid of Venezuelan oil,
> whereas in the convention he didn't mention Venezuela. Chavez now is
> gonna build a nuke,
> to garantuee his presidency.
> What's status of Venezuela?
> It exports massive amount of oil, can The Dutch Antilles, just close to
> be sure of the GPS signal?
> On GPS technical data i'm not sure what i'm allowed to quote, so let's
> not do it.
> Let's not even comment how far off or on Robert is.
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