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fabfivefreddy
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posted 10-25-2005 09:39 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for fabfivefreddy   Click Here to Email fabfivefreddy     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
Why would Armstrong deny its existence? I think he would remember if he ever wrote it.

I think you have to assume these items are not real unless proven otherwise (e.g. a photo of him writing it).

He seems pretty darn emphatic about this. There is a very slim to no chance that he wrote the quote and just forgot about it.

Robert Pearlman
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posted 10-25-2005 10:13 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for Robert Pearlman   Click Here to Email Robert Pearlman     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
Suffice to say, regardless of Armstrong's motivations or if he forgot, without a future written retraction by Armstrong any such piece will forever be in question, if not in doubt.

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posted 10-26-2005 09:58 AM     Click Here to See the Profile for Wehaveliftoff   Click Here to Email Wehaveliftoff     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
James Hansen has said Neil never wrote that quote to anyone, including his parents. Neil also was to have stated that "That's one small step for (a) man,..." is how he would suggest it be stated. The a in parenthesis.


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