In the event of Moon disaster

"In ancient days, men looked at stars and saw their heroes in the constellations... For every human being who looks up at the Moon in the nights to come will know that there is some corner of another world that is forever mankind."

Read the text of the speech that Richard Nixon would have delivered if the first Moon landing had ended in failure, unearthed from archives.

Comments

Abdul Sami said…
interesting read!
utopia said…
yeah i second that. intriguing read indeed.
Sony said…
Ummm... at the risk of sounding like a retard, does this have something to do with Armstrong's one step for man giant leap for mankind quote? I don't think I quite got it. Could someone please expand on this?
jyothy karat said…
ooooo... thats quite a quote!!! i love the idea that there is some corner of another world that is forever mankind... im tweeting this one!!