You’re Right, Your Mobile Is Vastly More Powerful Than The Apollo Computer

A nice little working through quite how much more powerful your iPhone is than the Apollo computer that took men to the Moon:

Would your mobile phone be powerful enough to get you to the moon?

Many people who are old enough to have experienced the first moon landing will vividly remember what it was like watching Neil Armstrong utter his famous quote: “That’s one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind.

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Ocasio Cortez’s Election Ain’t The Moon Shot – Huey Long Got Elected Too, Remember?

Alexandria Ocasio Cortez is making the claim that her election – and that of other such progressives – was akin to the Moon shot, that 1960s attempt to land a man on the Moon. Someone really needs to advise her a little on history, for Huey Long got elected too didn’t he? And you could run Ms O Cortez on the Kingfish’s plans for years. Actually, his seem rather more sensible, given that we’ve now got the evidence of the failure of such plans to study, a luxury he wasn’t afforded.…

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