NASA did an InSightful thing yesterday

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NASA did an InSightful thing yesterday

Postby Sableagle » Tue Nov 27, 2018 11:27 am UTC

Oh, Willie McBride, it was all done in vain.

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Re: NASA did an InSightful thing yesterday

Postby orthogon » Tue Nov 27, 2018 5:52 pm UTC


"Sudden change in Doppler" sounds another euphemism for "lithobraking". Fortunately, it apparently isn't.
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Re: NASA did an InSightful thing yesterday

Postby Soupspoon » Wed Nov 28, 2018 2:39 pm UTC

Sableagle wrote:Well, of course it worked. They had Bruce Banerdt in charge. Guy's a genius.

And they wouldn't want to get him angry…

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Re: NASA did an InSightful thing yesterday

Postby WriteBrainedJR » Wed Nov 28, 2018 2:58 pm UTC

orthogon wrote:

"Sudden change in Doppler" sounds another euphemism for "lithobraking".

Everyone loves a euphemism that has its own euphemism!

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Re: NASA did an InSightful thing yesterday

Postby Pfhorrest » Wed Nov 28, 2018 5:10 pm UTC

Soupspoon wrote:
Sableagle wrote:Well, of course it worked. They had Bruce Banerdt in charge. Guy's a genius.

And they wouldn't want to get him angry…

Isn't he on the same team as Broots Waymb, or am I thinking of another franchise?
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