Just to get to Mars you would have to spend seven months in a "transit habitat" with three other people. I don't know if any Mars One executives have ever seen The Shining, but if they haven't, they probably should.
More than 200 rockets have been fired at Israel's southern urban areas since Friday afternoon, following Israel's killing of the leader of the hardline Popular Resistance Committee (PRC), the terrorist group behind the kidnapping of Gilad Shalit.
A menorah made of Qassam rockets fired at Sderot is about to be lit as the rain stops. The rocket menorah has come to symbolize the city's own Hanukkah miracle -- one where the resilience and faith of a community can overcome difficult times.