Reply to post: Re: They don't build them like they used to

Voyager 1 cracks yet another barrier: Now 150 Astronomical Units from Sol

Ogi
Pint

Re: They don't build them like they used to

> “Just because something is newer does not mean it is better.”

True more often than not in my experience.

Nowadays "Newer" tends to be a synonym for "More expensive, but built more cheaply". The desire to squeeze the most profit tends to this result, along with "engineered failure", which one of those travesties of the modern world that really get my goat.

Pint, as its Friday, and the best weather for it!

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