In case you missed it.
April 9, 1974 Open Mouth, Insert Foot – CEO or ditch digger, there are days you just want to go home and start over.
April 10, 1869 SCOTUS – The 113th Supreme Court justice: the 1st in history to serve with the justice for whom he once clerked
April 11, 1970 Houston, We’ve Had a Problem – 200,000 miles from earth and their only means of getting home just blew up.
April 12, 1955 Conquering Polio – Imagine the terrifying finality of the AIDS virus, combined with the randomness of the common cold
April 13, 1861 Sumter – A surprising number of northern soldiers resigned commissions and fought for the south.
April 14, 1958 Laika – In the 1950s, no one knew whether the human body could survive conditions of rocket launch and space flight.
April 15, 1912 Unsinkable – Captain Edward Snow was sure that modern ship-building had gone beyond all that.