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July 20, 2004

Today in History...

14:17:43 20 July 69:

"Houston, Tranquility Base here, the Eagle has landed."

20:56:15 20 July 69:

"That's one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind."
(click here for audio with Realplayer)

Neil Armstrong, Michael Collins, and "Buzz" Aldrin make good on the sacrifice of "Gus" Grissom, Ed White and Roger Chaffee.

1969. What a year. Dad is in Vietnam, the Tet Offensive, Apollo 11, and I discovered that girls are, well, interesting.

NASA's official website.

Kinda fun.

And last, but not least - via the Ghost of a Flea, a "Hat Tip" to Dr. Aldrin, for his own feisty way of Dealing with Moonbats!