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     Thursday, September 22 2005 @ 02:38 PM EDT
    I've just returned from the Cradle of Aviation museum in Garden City where I met Buzz Aldrin. He was doing a book signing. A living legend.

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     Thursday, September 22 2005 @ 07:46 PM EDT
    Oh pooh, wish I knew about it. I work all of 2 minutes away from the museum and had to go past there to go to a meeting in Garden City Frown

    I have met a couple of astronauts through the Planetary Society, but am always happy to see as many as I can. They are my heroes, always have been. Inspired lots of dreams of space.

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     Thursday, September 22 2005 @ 08:04 PM EDT
    He's a personal hero of mine, too.

    You'll note, of course, that he's my Doctor Who in "The Second Key".

    Perhaps that's not obvious, but it's a Hasbro GI Joe Buzz Aldrin.

    Sean.

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     Friday, September 23 2005 @ 01:49 AM EDT
    So Ken... Is he a Doctor Who fan? If so, we'll have to interview him for Doctor Who: Podshock Wink ... It is cool that you met him... I can't believe it's been what? ... 36 years since his historic first moon walk.

    Check out BuzzAldrin.com, his official site.

    Cheers,
    Louis

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     Friday, September 23 2005 @ 01:51 AM EDT
    [Quote  by:  seanhuxter] He's a personal hero of mine, too.

    You'll note, of course, that he's my Doctor Who in "The Second Key".

    Perhaps that's not obvious, but it's a Hasbro GI Joe Buzz Aldrin.

    Sean.


    Hey Sean,

    You know, I did recognize him of sorts... I mean, I knew I knew him, but I just couldn't figure out just who it was...

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     Friday, September 23 2005 @ 02:08 AM EDT
    [Quote  by:  Louis] ...

    Check out BuzzAldrin.com, his official site.

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    I was just about to add his site to our Links section, but I see Ken already beat me to it. Thanks Ken! Laughing Out Loud Cool.

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