Originally Posted by devildog2067
Ok, ok! It was a terrible example!
I liked the previous one a lot better, but the guy I was responding to seemed to have ignored it. I'll repeat it here, I guess...
I didn't ignore it. I understood it and agreed.
As to the shovel on Mars, my greater point was that we'd already been there and did that—twice. *
Now, I made my point a bit playfully, so as to have a little fun with you, because I'd assumed that was still possible.
In any case, were I to assign you a nickname, I wouldn't choose WrongwayWon...
For a lander at the poles, I'd send an auger; unless you don't think that's possible!