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Neil Armstrong is dead - 8/26/2012 1:19:12 AM   

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For those who weren't aware, Neil Armstrong has died. Rest In Peace Neil. Among the
greatest of astronauts, if not arguably the best. Think of his efforts when you look at
the moon again.


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RE: Neil Armstrong is dead - 8/26/2012 1:22:21 AM   


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Sad news. I worked with his son Mark at WebTV back in the early 2000s. Neil Armstrong was my hero as a child. I wanted to be an astronaut like him for the longest time when I was little.


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RE: Neil Armstrong is dead - 8/26/2012 9:44:09 AM   

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I concur. A great man put to rest.

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RE: Neil Armstrong is dead - 8/26/2012 12:10:05 PM   

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Yeah, just saw the news myself. This was a man who made distant worlds seem a little bit nearer.


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RE: Neil Armstrong is dead - 8/26/2012 1:12:15 PM   

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One of the lucky few :)

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RE: Neil Armstrong is dead - 8/26/2012 3:29:26 PM   

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I was very sad when I saw this on the news early this morning
Rest in peace Neil.


"My body may be confined to this chair, but my mind is free to explore the universe" - Stephen Hawking

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RE: Neil Armstrong is dead - 8/26/2012 6:08:33 PM   

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... Where no man has gone before...


"Only an idiot fights a war on two fronts. Only the heir to the throne of the Kingdom of Idiots would fight a war on twelve fronts," - Londo Mollari

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RE: Neil Armstrong is dead - 8/26/2012 8:52:08 PM   

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Liftoff apollo 11

Interview with Neil Armstrong

Untold story

The Eagle Has Landed : The Flight of Apollo 11

Watched the landing in school. The man will be missed.

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RE: Neil Armstrong is dead - 8/26/2012 10:14:44 PM   

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His family has asked that next time we are out on a clear night, to look up at the moon and think of Neil.

I think that's the best way to acknowledge the passing of a truly great man.


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