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Old April 12 2011, 07:38 AM   #18
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Re: Yuri Gagarin - First Man in Space (50th Anniversary)

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I want to see humanity on mars before I die, dammit!
I want to be on Mars before I die!!
Well, if you smoke some really good shit . . .

I was seven-and-a-half years old then. I don’t recall hearing anything about Gagarin’s flight at the time, but I do remember being aware of the U.S.–Soviet space rivalry — and the launch of the first Telstar communications satellite in 1962.

“All the universe or nothingness. Which shall it be, Passworthy? Which shall it be?”
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