County supervisors honor Aldrin

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The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors today honored Apollo 11 astronaut Buzz Aldrin.

According to the meeting agenda, Aldrin was honored because he “reached the vicinity of the Moon, [and]  represents the highest ideals of a seasoned American military officer, American military aviator, American veteran, and American space explorer.”

And the honorary title they gave him? Honorary Consul General to the Moon.


Written by Melanie Hicken

November 10, 2009 at 4:16 pm

Posted in politics

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