Space program was our biggest Bridge to Nowhere

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July 12, 2011
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"'We are retiring the shuttle in favor of nothing,' Michael Griffin, Bush's NASA administrator, wailed to the Washington Post recently. Here, as usual, 'nothing' gets a bad rap. I'll be 'in favor of nothing' until the advocates of federally funded spaceflight can come up with an argument for it that doesn't make me spray coffee out my nose." (07/12/11)

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