Star Wars and SDI

Yes, I am a child of the 80’s. People hated Reagan and believed his Strategic Defense Initiative was a science fiction pipe dream. It was therefore dubbed Reagan’s Star Wars program. This happened today:

Star Wars is right. General Kelly described the process as hitting a bullet with a bullet. Or consider the words of Luke Skywalker, “It’s not impossible. I used to bullseye womp rats in my T-16 back home.”

Or how about the very real Death Star. Says General Dodonna, “You are required to maneuver straight down this trench and skim the surface to this point. The target area is only two meters wide.”