Re: Mars Polar Lander Mission Status 05 Dec 99

Robert J. Bradbury (
Mon, 6 Dec 1999 00:48:05 -0800 (PST)

On Mon, 6 Dec 1999, Robert Owen wrote:

> Mars Polar Lander Mission Status
> December 5, 1999
> Another telecommunications strategy to hear from NASA's Mars Polar
> Lander produced no results today,

I can't decide what's more appropriate --

The undertakers walking through the midevil town with a cart, banging their bell, shouting "BRING OUT YOUR DEAD"....


A bunch of short little midgets in funny costumes running around singing Ding Dong the probe is dead
Our latest probe is dead

On one of those cold wet dreary nights in Seattle when only the darkest of humor can bring a smile to your face...