good luck mr gorsky

  1. > > > > > > > Subject: Fwd: Good luck Mr. Gorsky
    > > >
    > > > > > > > > > > GUARANTEED TO MAKE YOU SMILE
    > > > ESPECIALLY SINCE
    > > > > > > > IT'S A TRUE STORY.
    > > > > > > > > > >
    > > > > > > > > > > On July 20, 1969, as commander of the
    > > > Apollo
    > > > > > > > 11 lunar module,
    > > > > > > > Neil Armstrong was the first person to set
    > > > > > > > foot on the moon. His
    > > > > > > > first words after stepping on the moon,
    > > > > > > > "That's one small step for man, one
    > > > > > > > giant leap for mankind," were televised to
    > > > > > > > earth and heard by millions.
    > > > > > > > Then, just before he reentered the ladder,
    > > > he
    > > > > > > > made the enigmatic remark
    > > > > > > > > > > "Good luck, Mr. Gorsky."
    > > > > > > > > > >
    > > > > > > > Many people at NASA thought it was a casual
    > > > > > > > remark concerning some rival Soviet
    > > > cosmonaut.
    > > > > > > >However, upon checking, there was no Gorsky
    > > > in
    > > > > > > > either the Russian or American space
    > > > programs.
    > > > > > > > > > >
    > > > > > > > Over the years many people questioned
    > > > > > > > Armstrong as to what the "Good luck,
    > > > > > > > Mr. Gorsky" statement meant, but Armstrong
    > > > > > > > always just smiled.
    > > > > > > > > > >
    > > > > > > > > > > On July 5, 1995, in Tampa, Florida
    > > > while
    > > > > > > > answering questions following
    > > > > > > > a speech, a reporter brought up the
    > > > > > > > 26-year-old question to Armstrong.
    > > > > > > > This time he finally responded.
    > > > > > > > Mr. Gorsky had died, so Neil Armstrong
    > > > > > > > felt he could answer the question.
    > > >
    > > > > > > > In 1938 when he was a kid in a small midwest
    > > > > > > > town, he was playing baseball
    > > > > > > > with a friend in the backyard. His friend
    > > > hit
    > > > > > > > the ball, which landed in his neighbor's
    > > > yard by the bedroom windows.
    > > > His
    > > > > > > > neighbors were Mr. and Mrs. Gorsky. As he
    > > > leaned down to pick up the
    > > > > > > > ball, young Armstrong heard Mrs. Gorsky
    > > > shouting at Mr. Gorsky.
    > > > > > > >"Sex! You want sex?
    > > > > > > > You'll get sex when
    > > > > > > > the kid next door walks on the moon!"
    > > > > > > > > > >
    > > > > > > > > > > True story
    > >
    > >
    >
    got this in an e-mail. surely it's a joke, huh??:roll :roll
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  2. 5 Comments

  3. by   tiger
    nevermind, found it on the urban legends.
  4. by   RNonsense
    I can believe it's true...can't I???? Sweet
  5. by   Mkue
    Funny !
  6. by   lynnintn
    I have heard this before and thought it really was true; since it's on Urban Legends, does that mean it isn't?
  7. by   Flynurse
    I got this in my email too! Funny stuff!

    Why couldn't it be true. What other explaination is there?

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