Thursday, January 28, 2016
30th Anniversary of The Challenger Tragedy
I remember it so vividly, and I never forgot the look on the face of Christa McAuliffe's mother. Neither did other people, as seen in this original reporting from January 29, 1986. I've also never forgotten President Reagan's eulogy: "We will never forget them, nor the last time we saw them, this morning, as they prepared for their journey and waved goodbye and 'slipped the surly bonds of earth' to 'touch the face of God."