TIL Presidential speech writer William Safire had prepared an “In Event of Moon Disaster” announcement for Nixon to read in the event the Apollo 11 astronauts were stranded on the Moon by whatilearned December 2, 2021, 1:32 am Read more: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Apollo_11#Lunar_ascent What do you think? 12 Points Upvote Downvote announcementapolloAstronautsdisastereventmoonNixonpreparedpresidentialreadSafirespeechstrandedTILToday I learnedWilliamwriter See more Previous article Daddy St. Nick ™ 😩🥵🔥 Next article TIL; Biosphere 2 is an American Earth system science research facility located in Oracle, Arizona. Its mission is to serve as a center for research, outreach, teaching, and lifelong learning about Earth, its living systems, and its place in the universe. 2 Comments Leave a Reply [The real moon disaster might be coming in 2 months according to this site lol](http://www.themoonisnear.org) Log in to Reply Expect the best. Prepare for the worst. Glad that speech ended up in the shredder with all of Nixon’s other documents. Log in to Reply Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.