16 July 2009

Remembering the Moon Landing

The moon

On 21 July 1969, man walked on the moon. It's one of those moments that stand out in history and that will be remembered by the millions who watched the event live on television. My parents both remember watching the event when they were young teens. Here's what they remember:

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Anonymous said...

I never thought about this type of approach, I guess too often I'm not thinking about my own experiences. I was 8 at the time and my dad set his camera up and took photos of the TV. He was really in to the whole rocket thing, so it was a big deal in my family. I'll have to do a similar kind of post with those photos. Thank you for the idea.

Anonymous said...

I want to let you know that you were the inspiration for my recent post entitled Rocket Man http://kbea831.wordpress.com/2009/07/19/rocket-man/ Thanks.


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