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    The Site Administrator: Currently at home recovering from a couple of strokes,please contact my assistnt admins for forum issues Tom Stormcrowe's Avatar
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    Just a Few More Days.......

    Until the 40th anniversary of the greatest achievement in Human History.......by a fellow Purdue student, no less! Neil Armstrong is a Purdue ALum.

    That's right, July 20th is the 40th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission and the first manned lunar landing......in fact, the first time Humanity set foot on another world!

    So, it begs the question, when will we next go back, and what's next on the agenda for manned space flight? Discuss.........
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    . “He who fights with monsters might take care lest he thereby become a monster. And if you gaze for long into an abyss, the abyss gazes also into you.”- Fredrick Nietzsche

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    Domestic Domestique UnsafeAlpine's Avatar
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    Tom, why do you want us to destroy more worlds?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tom Stormcrowe View Post
    That's right, July 20th is the 40th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission and the first manned lunar landing......in fact, the first time Humanity set foot on another world!
    Faaaaaaaaaaake.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tom Stormcrowe View Post
    That's right, July 20th is the 40th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission and the first manned lunar landing......in fact, the first time Humanity set foot on another world!
    Wow, they don't teach the difference between a satellite and a planet at Purdue?
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    Ski, bike and wish I was gay.

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    Mars or bust!
    “Impossible is just a big word thrown around by small men who find it easier to live in the world they've been given than to explore the power they have to change it. Impossible is not a fact. It's an opinion. Impossible is not a declaration. It's a dare. Impossible is potential. Impossible is temporary. Impossible is nothing.”
    ― Muhammad Ali

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    You can follow @apolloplus40 on Twitter for real-time-plus-40-years updates of the mission. Kind of cool.

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    Quote Originally Posted by x136 View Post
    Faaaaaaaaaaake.
    *smacks X*
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    Yet more proof that I'm.. well, pretty much right about everything.

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    ... and it will be my birthday. I'm sorry did I mention this before?

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    next time, we will be building a laser base and pointing it at the middle east. "Give us your oil and be quiet about it"


    *Off to P&R now*

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    Apollo 11:

    I’m not familiar precisely with exactly what I said, but I stand by what I said whatever it was.

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    Quote Originally Posted by x136 View Post
    Faaaaaaaaaaake.
    No it isn't! Adam and Jamie proved it could be real on Mythbusters. They shot all the standard conspiracy theory notions down!!!

    WWMD => What Would Mythbusters Do?
    Quote Originally Posted by coffeecake View Post
    - it's pretty well established that Hitler was an *******.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Poppaspoke View Post
    Apollo 11:
    They didn't fly to the moon, they just slid up the guywires and got stuck there.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tude View Post
    ... and it will be my birthday. I'm sorry did I mention this before?
    Only you're not 40.

    At first, I thought he was talking about the Jackson 5 being on the Ed Sullivan show.
    The search for inner peace continues...

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    Quote Originally Posted by USAZorro View Post
    Only you're not 40.

    At first, I thought he was talking about the Jackson 5 being on the Ed Sullivan show.
    The who on the what show?

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    Quote Originally Posted by ModoVincere View Post
    The who on the what show?
    Hey there junior. I remember being very bummed when cartoons were canceled for President Kennedy's funeral.

    Like only a four year old could be
    The search for inner peace continues...

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    Quote Originally Posted by USAZorro View Post
    Hey there junior. I remember being very bummed when cartoons were canceled for President Kennedy's funeral.

    Like only a four year old could be
    Thank heaven we have Cartoon Network now.
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    Ski, bike and wish I was gay.

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