Maniak isn't the only one skeptical of satellite shoot down
Having the US government spend millions of dollars to destroy a billion-dollar failure to save zero lives is comedic gold."The Danger Room blog post has a lot of good information. See Maniak's original Internal Monologue post here.
"There has to be another reason behind this," said Michael Krepon, co-founder of the Henry L. Stimson Center, tells the Washington Post. "In the history of the space age, there has not been a single human being who has been harmed by man-made objects falling from space."