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Old 06-17-2019, 06:01 PM   #63
Join Date: Jun 2005
Default Re: Sol-1 [Infinite Worlds]

Originally Posted by Astromancer View Post
Reagan had both luck and a charisma which never worked on me. He seemed like the light at the end of the tunnel. At least to most people. I was never a fan.

Still, Kennedy, if Mary Joe had lived, might have beaten Reagan. Space Exploration lacked a champion in the Oval Office from LBJ onward. Kennedy could have made orbital solar a glorious vision of the cuture. The big silly idea to bring people together.
I wasn't a fan of Reagan either, but describing him as not being pro-space seems eccentric.
Bill Stoddard

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