Out of the Blue

Today is the 50th anniversary of the launch of Apollo 13, the ill-fated moon mission disaster that was a "successful failure" after the safe return of astronauts Jim Lovell, Fred Haise, and Jack Swigert following an explosion that crippled their spacecraft. I don't know how accurate the Ron Howard movie based on the incident is, but it's an incredible story that gives me chills every time I see it. I think I will mark the occasion by watching it again. Gene Kranz: "With all due respect, sir, I believe this is gonna be our finest hour."

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Sugarman wrote on Apr 11, 2020, 17:07:
Anyone else seeing chinese symbols where there's an "apostrophe r" in text?

ZOMG! CHINESE HAXX0RZ!

Nothing to see here. Please disregard.

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