Con Charter of Mars

Anthony and Jeff had such high hopes for Mars One – the non-profit offering one-way trips to the red planet to anyone willing to apply. But according to at least one high-ranking applicant, the entire endeavor looks like a scam. A flimsy selection process based on purchases and donations, zero actual training, and no plan in place for the technology required to leave Earth’s atmosphere. The guys work through their feeling about being denied the option to die in space.

Anthony and Jeff had such high hopes for Mars One – the non-profit offering one-way trips to the red planet to anyone willing to apply. But according to at least one high-ranking applicant, the entire endeavor looks like a scam. A flimsy selection process based on purchases and donations, no actual training, and no plan in place for the technology required to leave Earth’s atmosphere. The guys work through their feeling about being denied the option to die in space.

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