Here, by the way, is an actual Space-X vertical landing test. Compare it to Amazons' crude cartoon above.

Should Amazon be able to sue Space-X for succeeding, because Amazon sent a cartoon in to the government first?

Now compare that Space-X engine above to Amazons' cartoon. THAT shows what the Patent System really is.

Below, we see a Patent Approved by Amazon.com for landing a rocket on a boat.


And a blueprint drawn by Wile-E-Coyote to drop an anvil on the Road Runner.


How different are these descriptions, actually? What is even the difference?
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Should Warner Brothers' crude drawing mean that Warner Brothers can SUE all who drop weights on targets?


Should Amazons' crude drawing mean that they can SUE Space-X, or anyone that actually BUILDS a re-useable rocket?

And just because I want to show what ACTUAL work looks like, which Space-X is doing: Imagine building THIS: