MSNBC is reporting a hit.
Rapaire makes an astute comment. Whether you agree with the idea or not, how in the world can you defend a system that only works in good weather?
"Pardon me sir, but please don't attack tomorrow. The NWS is calling for drizzle."
My question is why blow a billion little pieces of metal into low earth orbit, when any one of those little pieces of metal might fatally damage some orbital craft some day in the future? The whole thing is just a little too suspicious to me.