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RIP Sally Ride
« on: July 23, 2012, 06:38:23 pm »
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CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida (Reuters) - Sally Ride, the first U.S. woman to travel into space, died on Monday after a 17-month battle with pancreatic cancer, according to her organization, Sally Ride Science. She was 61.


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Re: RIP Sally Ride
« Reply #1 on: July 23, 2012, 10:14:26 pm »
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R.I.P. I remember when she was selected for the program and both her shuttle missions.
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Re: RIP Sally Ride
« Reply #2 on: July 24, 2012, 11:35:24 am »
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RIP, Sally.  May you ascend!
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Re: RIP Sally Ride
« Reply #3 on: July 24, 2012, 11:55:49 am »
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She was also, apparently, the first lesbian in space, which makes it that much more awesome for me! :)

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Re: RIP Sally Ride
« Reply #4 on: July 25, 2012, 03:06:49 am »
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What a smile. She is a role model. Even though when I first heard about her as a teen I was all eye rolly when being told about role models, I secretly thought she was the coolest woman ever. Peace to her.

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