They turned the stadium.and parking lot lights out just before the show. Behind me was the mall, which was a co-sponsor and thus made sure that a normally busy area was dark for the event.
I think you missed the joke.
Thank you for remembering the first Shuttle flight. Usually every April 12th there are mentions of Gargarin’s flight (as there should be) but nothing about Shuttle. It was just bad luck that we didn’t launch on the 10th, as planned, but a minor glitch pushed us out till the 12th. Read more
Unlike the Halo, it somehow doesn’t look like an afterthought.
Gorgeous. Hi, little bee friend.