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ICYMI: NPR/StoryCorps on the 1961 Goldsboro Crash

Yesterday, while I was riding to work and listening to Morning Edition on NPR, the StoryCorps feature “8 Days, 2 H-Bombs, and 1 Team That Stopped a Catastrophe” came on, and by the end of it, I caught myself saying out loud in total dismay, “Holy shit . . .” I won’t ruin it for you, if you don’t know about this, but it has to do with a plane crash in rural North Carolina in 1961 that almost altered the landscape of North America. The story is less than four… Read more ICYMI: NPR/StoryCorps on the 1961 Goldsboro Crash