Texas Fumes Over Space Shuttle’s Houson Omission

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Space Shuttle Discovery (R) approaches shuttle Endeavour.

“It’s like putting the Statue of Liberty in Omaha.”

— TED POE, a Texas U.S. Representative, discussing the frustration in Houston over cities such as New York being awarded a retired NASA shuttle and not Houston, home to a variety of NASA operations (via CNN)