It's been about a year since you funded me. It was supposed to be done in the fall, but I've been delayed because events. I think that, politically speaking, the... Read more
Starting To Write
I know it's been a while since an update, but I've gathered most of what I need, so thought it would be a good time for an update before I... Read more
Initial Progress Report
I'm starting to spool up on the project (I expect to actually be funded this week -- there's a two-week delay after the close). Leonard David has a report today... Read more
We Did It!
$12,300+ with almost two hours to spare! Now, to see how much more we can do for the video stretch goal. Thanks, everyone. I'm excited to get started on this.
Broke the $11,000 Barrier
A little over two hours to go, and a little over $900 to go. Thanks, everyone!
Three Hours To Go, And A Little Over A Thousand Dollars
In three hours, SLS will have spent about seven million dollars. That's seven thousand time as much as we need to raise by the deadline. Thanks to all new donors,... Read more
Four Hours To Go, $400/Hour
We need a little over $1600 to close the deal (preferably more for margin). New backers are still trickling in, but if you have a way to let people know... Read more
We just did it. A little less than two thousand to go with 6 hours to go. Need to average a little over $300/hr, but I suspect that if we... Read more
Half A Day Left
With 11 hours to go, we're still a couple thousand dollars shy of the goal. If you know anyone else who wants to see NASA be allowed to spend its... Read more
About A Day To Go
We're about 27 hours, and $2500 out. Don't know how many people may be waiting until the last minute, but anything you can do to spread the word will be... Read more
Three Days To Go, $3500 To Go
Fund raising has slowed down over the past few days, but we still have time to get to the goal. Please spread the word to your networks. Someone will have... Read more
Two-Thirds Of The Way There
Thanks to a generous $200 donation, we just broke $8000, with four days to go. Thanks to all, but keep publicizing it.
The "Screw Dick Shelby And The Lobbyists He Rode In" On Project
Thanks to all of the supporters, we're almost 2/3rd of the way to the goal, though we seem to have stalled out for the past day or two, with just... Read more
Why This Project Is Important
Go listen to this Youtube video (start at 18 or so minutes in). It starts out with the sunk-cost fallacy. Then goes into the usual tropes about the "multiplier effect"... Read more
More Than Halfway There
We just broke $7000, so less than $5000 to go with about half the time to go (seven days). Not seeing a lot of referrals from Facebook, but quite a... Read more
A Marketing Tool
I have a piece at PJMediatoday describing what a mess NASA human spaceflight is, due to continuing Congressional insistence on overfunding SLS, which won't solve the problems, while cutting... Read more
We had a pretty good week; halfway there, with another ten days to go. Please pass the word, and try to maintain this kind of momentum. If we can do... Read more