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Godspeed Challenger

Godspeed Challenger
January 28, 2017
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January 28, 1986 Michael J. Smith Dick Scobee Ronald McNair Ellison Onizuka Christa McAuliffe Gregory Jarvis Judith Resnick

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Ronald Reagan’s Challenger Speech

Ronald Reagan’s Challenger Speech
January 28, 2017
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Ladies and Gentlemen, I’d planned to speak to you tonight to report on the state of the Union, but the …Read the Rest

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Godspeed Apollo I

Godspeed Apollo I
January 27, 2017
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January 27, 1967 Virgil I. Grissom, Jr. Edward H. White, II Roger B. Chaffee High Flight Oh! I have slipped …Read the Rest

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My Greatest Christmas Eve – Ever

My Greatest Christmas Eve – Ever
December 24, 2016
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The Pink Flamingo believes this may have been the most significant moment in my life.  There are certain things that …Read the Rest

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Godspeed John Glenn

Godspeed John Glenn
December 9, 2016
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On February 20, 1962 my sister was having a birthday party.  I thought it was to celebrate John Glenn’s Friendship …Read the Rest

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Tired of the Harassment, Lies, Attacks

Tired of the Harassment, Lies, Attacks
November 18, 2016
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I was going to rant and rail about a truly nasty troll attack on Thursday evening.  Then, I was hit …Read the Rest

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My Over-Indulgent Star Trek 50

My Over-Indulgent Star Trek 50
September 9, 2016
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James Tiberius Kirk (the original) See #2 below – Faith of the Heart – every dream of the future Being …Read the Rest

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Fifty Years Ago Today the World Changed

Fifty Years Ago Today the World Changed
September 8, 2016
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The Original Series (1966–69) The Animated Series (1973–74) The Next Generation (1987–94) Deep Space Nine (1993–99) Voyager (1995–2001) Enterprise (2001–05) …Read the Rest

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One Small Step

One Small Step
July 20, 2016
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“One small step for [a] man, one giant leap for mankind.” “…Apollo 11 was the first spaceflight that landed humans …Read the Rest

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Godspeed Columbia

Godspeed Columbia
February 1, 2016
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February 1, 2003 Rick D. Husband William C. McCool Michael P. Anderson Ilan Ramon Kalpana Chawla David M. Brown Laurel …Read the Rest

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The Moon Also Rises

The Moon Also Rises
December 14, 2015
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It isn’t very often that we get to see our wildest dreams come true (or start to come true), but …Read the Rest

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Water on Mars

Water on Mars
September 29, 2015
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This is the game-changer, if we allow it to be. I can wax poetic about the discovery of running water …Read the Rest

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The Most Important News of the Day: Clyde Tombaugh

The Most Important News of the Day: Clyde Tombaugh
July 15, 2015
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On Tuesday, Clyde Tombaugh visited Pluto, or at least his ashes did. When I was a kid, in school, we …Read the Rest

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John Glenn (hero) Verses Ken Ham (idiot)

John Glenn (hero) Verses Ken Ham (idiot)
June 8, 2015
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    “…”I don’t see that I’m any less religious by the fact that I can appreciate the fact that science …Read the Rest

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Where No One Has Gone Before…

Where No One Has Gone Before…
February 28, 2015
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Space… the final frontier. These are the continuing voyages of the starship Enterprise. Her ongoing mission: to explore strange new …Read the Rest

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The Wanderers Narrated by Carl Sagan

The Wanderers Narrated by Carl Sagan
December 3, 2014
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There are some people who’s passing create a dent in our lives, even if meeting only once.  Carl Sagan was …Read the Rest

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Can Space Industries Survive an Explosive Week

Can Space Industries Survive an Explosive Week
November 3, 2014
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It is a dumb headline:  Can Space Industry Survive 2 Explosions in 4 Days?  Of course it can.  It’s a …Read the Rest

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Space, Finally!

Space, Finally!
September 17, 2014
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One of these days we’re finally going to be back in the space business.  On Tuesday, NASA (a name which …Read the Rest

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PART IV: The Modest Christian Woman

PART IV:  The Modest Christian Woman
May 22, 2014
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What is porn for women?  Do you, like the men of the ATI religious right, and the women who enable …Read the Rest

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Why Humans Must Explore Space

Why Humans Must Explore Space
July 20, 2013
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Have you ever stopped to consider what might happen in space exploration if the Koch Machine had money riding on …Read the Rest

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Meteors, NASA, Budgets & Ignorance

Meteors, NASA, Budgets & Ignorance
February 16, 2013
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This is just plain cool.  It is also a bit weird.  Siberia, primarily known as the birthplace of one of …Read the Rest

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Who Am I?

Who Am I?
January 19, 2013
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I am a kindergarten drop-out. Lately, The Pink Flamingo has been getting question about who I am.  You can find …Read the Rest

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I Have Just Seen the Future & There IS Going to Be a Starship Enterprise!

I Have Just Seen the Future & There IS Going to Be a Starship Enterprise!
November 23, 2012
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Space: the final frontier. These are the voyages of the starship Enterprise. Its five -year mission: to explore strange new …Read the Rest

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FINALLY! Some Exciting NASA News!

FINALLY!  Some Exciting NASA News!
September 24, 2012
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Oh, The Pink Flamingo LIKES this one!  It is exciting, forward, and just plain right.  It is the next logical …Read the Rest

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Houston, We Have a Really Big Problem

Houston, We Have a Really Big Problem
September 6, 2012
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Mitt Romney thinks we need yet another (they always fail) commission to tell him what he needs to think about …Read the Rest

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God Speed Neil Armstrong

God Speed Neil Armstrong
August 25, 2012
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One of the greatest, and most humble heroes of the Twentieth Century has gone home to be with Christ. In …Read the Rest

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Ride, Sally, Ride

Ride, Sally, Ride
July 23, 2012
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There are moments in your life that you will never, ever forget, no matter how long you live.  One of …Read the Rest

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What If Newt Was Right All Along

What If Newt Was Right All Along
May 14, 2012
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I want to believe! When the proposal for this rolls around, you’d better hope some jerk like Mitt Romney is …Read the Rest

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Thomas Kinkade, Hack Artist and Fallen Christian

Thomas Kinkade, Hack Artist and Fallen Christian
April 30, 2012
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The art world is famous for producing tragedies.  I would not refer to the Thomas Kinkade story as a tragedy, …Read the Rest

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Romney’s Epitaph for American Greatness

Romney’s Epitaph for American Greatness
April 24, 2012
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“…“If I had a business executive come to me and say they wanted to spend a few hundred billion dollars …Read the Rest

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