Company To Offer Balloon Rides To Edge Of Space

American VoicesOpinion ISSUE 49•43 Oct 25, 2013

An Arizona-based company called World View Enterprises says it will offer rides to the edge of space in a capsule carried by a helium balloon at a price of $75,000 per person. What do you think?

  • “I would be freaking out until I reminded myself that the safest form of travel is helium balloon rides.”

    Kirk Otero –
    Light Bulb Tester

  • “Is the balloon normal or Garfield-shaped?”

    Bennie Kopp –
    Stained Glass Glazier

  • “But what if the balloon pops? Some sweet animal will try to eat it and choke to death.”

    Erin Lafferty –
    Hydrometer Calibrator