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NASA guy writes in:

It sounds like the

mission commander on this critical return to flight needs to stop

making up politics from window gazing and should instead keep her mind

on the mission. She’s making it look like the commander of a shuttle

that is currently being inspected and repaired in space has nothing

better to do than give us sixth-grade bromides from low earth orbit.

Which may be accurate, but isn’t a flattering public image for her or

for the human space flight program.

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