Dear Space-Obsessed Billionaires: Please Stop

Get your head out of the clouds — we’re dying down here

Jared A. Brock
Jul 19 · 7 min read
Jeff Bezos beside a Blue Origin rocket.
Image credit: Fr24News

Jeff Bezos, the world’s most dangerous politician, is going to space for eleven minutes. He’s headed (north? south? up? down?) on a pilotless spacecraft to a height of 62 miles, in hopes of normalizing the idea of space travel.