No, no surprises in the future...not from the satellite anyways...
It was meant to send a message, which made the hair on the back of my neck stand on end. China is just now sort of rubbing it in that, while we decline at break-neck speeds, they are on the incline, almost as fast.
Its also commonly referred to as mocking...
“Let it not be said that no one cared, that no one objected once it’s realized that our liberties and wealth are in jeopardy.”
"He who passively accepts evil is as much involved in it as he who helps to perpetuate it."
---Dr. Martin Luther King
"If you think we are free today, you know nothing about tyranny and even less about freedom."