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It was 40 years ago today that Apollo 11 took off on its voyage to the moon, within the decade time-frame promised by President Kennedy, an accomplishment that may well be used forever to humiliate lesser achievements that took more time. Anyway, I find this a fascinating topic, and am looking forward to some of the online and televised retrospectives on this.

Moony Links: Thanks Ant and Mike Martinez.
Play: Luis Launch.
zBall.
Broken Garden.
Links: We Choose the Moon.
Ten Things You Didn't Know About the Apollo 11 Moon Landing. Thanks Neatorama.
Stories: Apollo 11 - Mission to the Moon. Thanks j.c.f.
NASA release unseen moon landing footage.
NH man charged 23 quadrillion dollars for smokes. Thanks DrEnter.
Science: 6 men endure Mars flight simulation experiment. Thanks Slashdot.
Images: Apollo 11 Moon Landing - Slide Show. Thanks j.c.f.
Become a Shirt Zombie with this Resident Evil: The Darkside Chronicles shirt.
Media: Obama Axes Pentagon Plan To Build Billion Dollar Tank In Shape Of Dragon. Thanks Josh.
Nerd Hulk.
Ice-Age in 4D.
Follow-ups: ‘Hobbit’ Heirs Seek $220 Million From Time Warner Over ‘Rings’. Thanks brother19.
NASA starts fueling shuttle for 6th launch try.

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15. Re: Teh Mewn! Jul 16, 2009, 22:18 eunichron
 
Plans like that are hardly new. The DOJ is always concocting hypothetical plans; invasion plans, defense plans, black ops plans, pretty much anything you can think of, "just in case". We even have plans for invading staunch allies.

In other words, just because the documentation for such a plan exists, does not mean that anyone ever took the plan seriously, or ever would have followed through with it.

Just wait and see the kind of stuff from the early 90's to the present day that starts popping up 40 years from now. I'm sure most of it will put this Cuba plan to shame.
 
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