ScuttleMonkey from the more-waiting-to-become-an-asteroid-farmer dept.
legolas writes "SpaceX's Falcon 1 is the world's first privately funded satellite launch vehicle. After a successful static engine test on Wednesday, it was launched today. Unfortunately, the rocket was destroyed shortly after launch."
The confusion of a staff member is measured by the length of his memos.
-- New York Times, Jan. 20, 1981