Take a good hard look at image AS11-40-5922 from Apollo 11, which was allegedly taken from the moon's surface. This six billion dollar fine piece of American engineering landed men on the moon.
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Upon close inspection one might notice that the Lunar Lander, a supposed six billion dollar hallmark of American engineering, is in truth made out of cardboard paper, a few old curtain rods, a roll of roofing paper, some floodlight holders, gold foil, and lots and lots of scotch tape to hold it all together on the hostile environment of the moon's surface.
“ Anyone who thinks that this landed and launched from the surface of the moon and that grown men lived in it with their space car is sadly deluded. ”
“ I've got to agree with Tom. That picture he posted looks bogus as hell. If you zoom in, you can see the outside paper-looking material is literally held together with tape in a bunch of places. Yes, tape. It looks to me like trying to sail around in the ocean in a tennis shoe. ”
“ As far as I'm concerned, that picture clinched it. That is the saddest contraption duct-taped together and wrapped in tinfoil I have ever seen. There is no way that could support even a single person for the space of ten seconds, let alone what NASA claimed it did. ”
“ It doesn’t matter how much cardboard, gold foil, ‘band aid’, duct tape is used in the space industry, because underneath the trashy outward appearance the fancy high-tech is hidden. Even when it looks like total junk it’s sturdy enough for deep space missions, launches and whatever it takes to go to space.
I am sure we’ll get a very reasonable and well thought answer as to why we are stupid and simply don’t understand. ”