I truly do dislike using Dylan as a catch, but it's tradition. Unfortunately, this shows that it is not the only tradition that refuses to go away.
The following may indicate what
the rest of the world thinks of our
I was in a park in Hakata in southern
Japan this summer wearing an
L5 Society t-shirt. A middle-aged
Japanese came up and asked me what
the t-shirt meant.
I replied in halting Japanese that it
was an international organization
promoting space development, space
manufacturing and building human
colonies in space.
The gentleman nodded, looked up
at my blue eyes, and said, "Ah, you
Jack D. Kirwan
That's from the September 1986 edition of the NSS's Space World magazine.
Shhhh... there is something big quietly happening...