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Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Missed it by that much!

Or:  close only counts in horseshoes and hand grenades.

Yeah, it was cool to see those rocket boosters land like something out of a CGI movie.  But imagine this was a manned flight.

Not so cool anymore....

UPDATE:  NTodd tried to post a comment here and failed (I blame Elon Musk!).  I felt it only fair I at least link to it.  So I did.


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