And why not?
at least if the Chinese take over the Moon, they may do something constructive with it.
the US hasn't had much use for it in the last 50 years, except for that one moment during the pissing match...er, "Space Race". since then, they've been too busy watching TV and bombing other countries.
please, have at it. perhaps then, i will have some hope of getting off-planet within my lifetime...