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Sunday, July 19, 2009
Walter Cronkite - "That's the way it is...."
Sadly with all the Apollo stuff this week, we lost Walter Cronkite just a few days before the 40th anniversary of the Apollo 11 landing. Walter always had something to say, but he was totally speechless after "Tranquility base here...the Eagle has landed"
Here is the original video, with the 1201 alarms, low fuel and Walter's famous "Whew! Boy!"