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Old 08-24-2015, 03:17 AM   #1
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Default Wairoa, Gateway to the Galaxy. DAFUQ?

So as some of you may already know, a couple of years ago I bought an old shack in an obscure NZ town as part of my retirement plan.

Yesterday I discovered that they're about to become a launch site for commercial satellites. Well there goes the neighborhood ...

Rocket science seeks launch base in Wairoa - Business - Hawke's Bay Today News

Who knows, it may actually improve the property values.
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Trying to decide whether you're happy or sad about this one.
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It's probably a good thing actually. Maybe some compunerdygeek types moving into the 'hood, which would suit me.
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Over-insure your house to the max and keep your fingers crossed.
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