Steps to getting the Moon
America's balance sheet
and real estate portfolio:
Petition Congress and the
President to fully fund NASA with budget to
"return to" or really to to the Moon.
2. Finish colonization,
establishing American property rights and eminent domain on the Moon, with Base
Armstrong as the state capital, so we have a reasonable claim.
3. Establish an invincible
Moon defense shield along with the military. If any of the United Nations protest, say we must
stabilize the Moon against Al Queda or a dictator with WMDs. ;)
4. Lease or sell lunar land,
mineral rights, futures and options to other countries, development corporations, or private
investors. Set up mining and solar power stations.
5. Pay off $17.4
trillion of the National Debt. For example, 1/17 of the Moon could be sold
to China to resolve America's $1 trillion debt to them.
6. Stabilize the U.S. Dollar
as the Solar System's reserve currency, backed by tangible real estate on the
7. The Moon will appreciate
in real estate value as it is developed as the necessary stepping stone to Mars
and the stars.