Sally Ride, who was born on this day in 1951. The first American woman in space, the third woman in space, and the first known LGBT astronaut. In the words of Ms. Barch: you go, girl!
If space travel isn't your thing, today is also the anniversary of John Wayne's birth in 1907. I know Jake was a fan, as his collectible coins can demonstrate, but do we have any fans out there? Show of hands in the comments!
- Find out more about the PPMB Refuge Facebook group.
- Keep up with the news on the bombing in Manchester.
- Two-Eyed Charlie shares his thoughts on an "1843" article.
- Vote in the poll for Deadliest Warrior: The Saint vs. Lupin III.