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Good points above about lack of reliability and wasteful spending. I also agree with this comment, although it’s incredibly expensive (imagine what the Valley could do with $1.5 trillion) the data is hard to put a price on and keeps us out in front of potential future enemies.



> imagine what the Valley could do with $1.5 trillion

More Javascript frameworks and misused machine learning?


leftpad as a service


> imagine what the Valley could do with $1.5 trillion

They could finally build some high-density apartment buildings ;-)


Local long time residents would set themselves on fire before allowing that to happen. Some residents still championing for a return of the orchards.


The valley San Jose is located in really is lovely underneath it all. We paved paradise, and put in a parking lot.




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