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At the conclusion of his stint as commander of the International Space Station, Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield signs off with a slick and fitting send-off prior to taking the somewhat hazardous return trip in the Soyuz capsule. Hadfield made a point in this tour of bringing the ISS mission to folks on the ground through link-ups and sing-a-longs with schools, video and photo presentations, and the general esprit de corps that says science, even space science, doesn’t have be all technical and devoid of humanity. The video is, of course, a slightly updated(!) cover of David Bowie’s well-known Space Oddity.
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“Mr. President, you won. We accept it. Now step away from the teleprompter and do your job.”
Whatever you think of Sarah Palin, you need to listen to this speech.
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Tagged Constitution, Democrats, freedom, GOP, Liberals, Obama, Palin, Republicans, USA, Washington, White House
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” We will remember them.” Lt. Col. Dr. John McCrae, Guelph, Canada. Died January 28, 1918, while in active service in Boulogne-Sur-Mer, France.
The Edge of the Abyss The default setting of American society is ever more liberal and statist. By Mark Steyn November 9, 2012. Amid the ruin and rubble of the grey morning after, it may seem in poor taste to do … Continue reading