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Re: Given up on the moon

Started by darkhop, 12/13/2002 06:23AM
Posted 12/13/2002 06:23AM Opening Post
Christopher Kraft, flight director for the early NASA flights, wrote in his book something along the lines of "We didn't imagine that the USA would turn into a nation of quitters."


It does seem pretty amazing that mankind witnessed the awesome spectacle of 12 men walking on the moon and then said, "Well, that's enough of *that*."

There was a 2-hour NOVA episode called "To The Moon" which was very good and was put out on a fairly cheap DVD. Found my copy at Border's.