28 years ago today....

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  1. Lucky13

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    Francis R. Scobee, Commander
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    Christ, I forgot about this. One of the darkest moments of our space exploration.
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    Can't believe that was 28 years ago.
     
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    Is it that long ago?
     
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    Time certainly does fly doesn't it? Definitely one of those I remember where I was moments for me.
     
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    I remember we were practicing the pipes in college when this happened.
     
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    Watched it live. Will always remember it.
     
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    I'll never forget that night. I had just come back to the barracks at Lakenheath and the dayroom was full with everyone watching the news about it.

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    I rememeber it as well. I think as outsiders we had become more than a little complacenebt and Blar- ze about the risks. This just shocked the pants off of us.

    then there was september 11......
     
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