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Space Shuttle Retired & Flies Over D.C. Mall… USS Pork Put to Rest

Space Shuttle Retired & Flies Over D.C. Mall… USS Pork Put to Rest

The space shuttle was a monument to the excesses of Government spending: parts were made in all 50 states and its design began in the 1960s.  In fact, President Nixon authorized funds to start building prototypes… that’s how far the shuttle goes back… to Nixon. Five shuttles went into space and two exploded leaving a […]

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