US shoots down Death Star superlaser petition - BBC News Jan 12, 2013 The White House rejects a petition calling for the building of a Death Star, a huge battle-station similar to that seen in the Star Wars films.
White House rejects petitions on Death Star, secession Jan 12, 2013 First it said no to the almost 35,000 people who signed a petition requesting that the administration “begin construction of a Death Star by 2016,” and then We are discovering hundreds of new planets in other star systems and building a much more powerful successor to the Hubble Space Telescope that
The White House's nerd-delighting Death Star petition response Jan 14, 2013 Building a Death Star? Why would we spend countless taxpayer dollars on a Death Star with a fundamental flaw that could be exploited by a one-man starship? Serious question (h/t bryanpick): if a Republican president had responded to the Death Star petition like that, would the media still gush?
Death Star Petition Gets White House Rebuff HuffPost Jan 11, 2013 The Obama administration will not be building a Death Star. The White House responded Friday night to a petition on its website urging construction of a Death Star for job creation and national defense purposes by 2016. Here's why, according to Paul Shawcross, chief of the Science and Space Branch of
A Look Back at We the People Petitions: 2011 to Today whitehouse Jul 28, 2015 A Death Star? This Isn't the Petition Response You're Looking For. In 2013, it seems quite a few Americans wanted the President to achieve one major priority by the end of his Administration: Build a Death Star. We don't think this is the response they were hoping for: "The Administration shares your desire
White House on 'Death Star' petition: No - USA Today Jan 13, 2013 The White House has provided a detailed response to petitions calling for a construction of a "Death Star" for national defense, but it boils down to one word: No. For one thing, a Death Star is estimated to.
The White House's Response To The Petition To Build A Death Star Jan 12, 2013 The White House announced Friday night that it will not build a Death Star for job creation and a "strong national defense," as petitioned by more than 35,000 signatories. In what was a truly amazing response, Paul Shawcross, chief of the Science and Space Branch of the Office of Management and Budget,
DC: WHITE HOUSE REJECTS "DEATH STAR" PETITION - YouTube Jul 21, 2016 WHITE HOUSE STAR WARS DEATH STAR PETITION WE THE PEOPLE. To License This Clip, Click Here: /content/clip/37003917_001.do.
White House Death Star petition is a no-go US news The Guardian Jan 12, 2013 Petition urging building of Star Wars-style weapon system rejected as 'administration does not support blowing up planets'
White House receives petition to build Death Star - Telegraph Dec 5, 2012 A petition calling for the Obama administration to build a space station based on the Death Star from the Star Wars film franchise has attracted more than 3000 signatures.
Petition to Build the Death Star Gathers Enough Signatures to Rate Dec 14, 2012 A petition calling on the United States to begin construction of a moon-sized superweapon has achieved 25000 signatures, which according to the rules of the Obama administration's feel-good bullshit platform "We the People," requires a response from the White House. None has yet been made.
White House responds to Death Star petition: No - CNN Political Ticker Jan 11, 2013 (CNN) -- It took no advice from the Imperial Senate to reach this conclusion: the U.S. government won't be building a Death Star. A White House official responded Friday to an online petition on its website proposing the government turn what is “Star Wars” fiction into reality -- you know, t
White House to Respond to Death Star Petition - Space.com Dec 13, 2012 The Obama administration will have to respond to a petition to begin construction of a Death Star by 2016. It might be worth noting that while no feasible plans have surfaced for a real-life Death Star, one engineer popularized a concept to build a real-life Starship Enterprise. Follow SPACE.com on Twitter
White House rejects 'Death Star' petition - The Washington Post Jan 12, 2013 The Obama administration will not be building a Death Star. Responding to a petition on the White House Web site, science and technology adviser Paul Shawcross tells disappointed "Star Wars" fans, "This Isn't the Petition Response You're Looking For." Shawcross explained that at $850 quadrillion, the
No 'Death Star' for US Military, White House Says - Space.com Jan 12, 2013 The planet-killing Death Star may have been the ultimate weapon for the Empire in the "Star Wars" films, but it has no place in the United States military today, a White House official said Friday (Jan. 11). The statement, an official response a petition to begin building a real-life Death Star by 2016 on the
The White House Response To The Death Star Petition Is Amazing Jan 11, 2013 The Administration shares your desire for job creation and a strong national defense, but a Death Star isn't on the horizon. We are discovering hundreds of new planets in other star systems and building a much more powerful successor to the Hubble Space Telescope that will see back to the early days
White House rejects Death Star petition: '$850qn too pricey' ? The Jan 12, 2013 Remember that "We the People" petition begun last month that asked the Obama administration to build a Star Wars–style Death Star? Well, the White House has responded with a witty rejoinder that essentially boils down to "Fuggedaboutit." "The Administration shares your desire for job creation and a
This Isn't the Petition Response You're Looking For WIRED Jan 11, 2013 An online petition demanding the President Barack Obama administration build a Death Star like the one in Star Wars reached 25000-plus signatures last month, a threshold obliging the government to respond whether it will build the fictional weapon capable of annihilating planets. The White House