ya but it only goes twice the speed of light, it'll still take decades to reach you, which might prove for some interesting consequences.....
"sir we have defeated the pirate fleet and wiped out their base."
10 years later
"OMG! sir there is this giant ship attacking us!
10 more years later
pirate: "hey where did everybody go?"
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