By Andrew M. Pierce
After three years of fighting the Moon has been officially recognized as an independent state.
While details are few at this time many believe the successful space fights won by the Looners and they destruction of Earth’s satellites turned the tide.
Today’s loss for Earth was not one predicted by many. The Looners, out-gunned, out-manned, and out-shipped at every turn. They managed to eek out a convincing victory at almost every turn.
The loss of tax revenue for Earth has been a massive loss. Analysts are predicting one of the worst depressions ever worldwide.
Riots, mass looting of food stocks has already begun. With communications effectively cut on almost all levels, mass chaos is sure to spread.