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Date: 01/05/12 01:17 PM

19 Responses to On Jan 5, 1972, The US Space Program Launched [Pic

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    bentley22 Male 30-39
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    January 5, 2012 at 1:23 pm
    oh, look son, there goes the clipper!
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    Thdot Male 30-39
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    January 5, 2012 at 1:40 pm
    I would have voted for Long Shot
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    sbr Male 30-39
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    January 5, 2012 at 1:51 pm
    I think i had a bad case of the space clipper once
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    huppamaniac Male 18-29
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    January 5, 2012 at 1:55 pm
    Another early idea for the name was the Dyno-soar
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    ggolbez Male 18-29
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    January 5, 2012 at 2:22 pm
    Yea, Nixon wasn`t gay...
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    chunkymonkie Male 13-17
    670 posts
    January 5, 2012 at 3:44 pm
    Moore, Dick
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    Cajun247 Male 18-29
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    January 5, 2012 at 3:46 pm
    Nah too small to be a clipper.

    Furthermore, since then they`re technically known as "space access vehicles"; so the word "shuttle" actually fits.
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    Sonic2001 Male 18-29
    160 posts
    January 5, 2012 at 6:01 pm
    Pegasus!!!!! Bring on the BSG quotes :D
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    drgnfire Male 18-29
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    January 5, 2012 at 6:36 pm
    lol @ chunkymonkie
    thats all i got out of it as well
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    Neo20999 Male 30-39
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    January 5, 2012 at 8:05 pm
    The First Starlighter
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    BostonKaiser Male 40-49
    1177 posts
    January 5, 2012 at 9:07 pm
    So we managed to land on the moon in 1969 before we even had a space program? Damn, we rock!
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    zombunny Female 18-29
    2525 posts
    January 5, 2012 at 9:24 pm
    Aw man, we could have had a spacecraft called Pegasus? Sweeeeeeeeet.
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    Corpsecrank Male 30-39
    930 posts
    January 5, 2012 at 10:06 pm
    Jeez I thought shuttle was rather fitting considering it shuttled astronauts to space and back...
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    snack1928 Male 18-29
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    January 5, 2012 at 10:59 pm
    Yankee Clipper? Who shot Derek Jeter? (for those who saw the other guys) lol
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    OldOllie Male 60-69
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    January 5, 2012 at 11:08 pm
    In retrospect, they should have called it "Flying Deathtrap."
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    Draculya Male 40-49
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    January 6, 2012 at 2:35 am
    I`ll be taking the Toenail Clipper to outer space.
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    almightybob1 Male 18-29
    4290 posts
    January 6, 2012 at 4:46 am
    I see the classicists prevailed with Apollo though.
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    PierreJeanFR Male 40-49
    1360 posts
    January 7, 2012 at 6:11 am
    Oldollie -a douchebag by most, an imbecile for the clasicist, Assshole is my favorite...

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