Neil Armstrong Dies at 82

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    Please play nice, as though you were making your comments to comfort the Armstrong family, who have my deepest sympathies.
     
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    A truly heroic, forward seeing, admirable and great American.

    He was the embodiment of what made this country great.
     
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    He will remain a shining example of what it means to be an American. Prayers for his family.
     
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    Wow. He was still alive?
     
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    Neil Armstrong was the first man to walk on the moon. Not many people did that and lived to talk about it to schoolchildren.
     
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    Neil Armstrong hometown, Wapakoneta, Ohio, RIP. Great man, great life.
     
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    -- [ame=http://askville.amazon.com/humans-walked-moon/AnswerViewer.do?requestId=39326]How many humans walked on the moon ?[/ame]
     
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    Comments have been coming in from all over the world, except from obama. He'll get around to it, between campaign stops.
     
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    No!! Wow, so sad.

    I was nine and down the (Jersey) shore with my family when he took that one giant leap. Vividly remember watching it, what a huge deal it was! I remember my dad kept trying to take Polaroid pics of it off the tv but they just kept coming out black.
     
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