UVA Student Could Win Chance to Go to...

UVA Student Could Win Chance to Go to Space

There are 7 comments on the NBC29 Charlottesville story from Apr 11, 2013, titled UVA Student Could Win Chance to Go to Space. In it, NBC29 Charlottesville reports that:

A University of Virginia student may soon have an out-of-this-world experience. He could be just weeks away from winning a competition that would send him into the final frontier.

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Thor

Bassett, VA

#1 Apr 12, 2013
Send all the liberal jrs. to space and it would be a better place!
Ice Dogg

Cumming, GA

#2 Apr 13, 2013
Thor wrote:
Send all the liberal jrs. to space and it would be a better place!
And that my friends, is conservative inclusiveness.
oldman

Esmont, VA

#3 Apr 13, 2013
It would have been nice to include a copy of the link to the voting site.
Cville Girl

Charlottesville, VA

#4 Apr 13, 2013
Here's the link to vote in the contest https://www2.axeapollo.com/en_US/52622/patric...
Reva Madison

Ruckersville, VA

#5 Apr 13, 2013
Welll.... He just might do that, but even more so, if there were information here as to how to vote for him??

Sol

Since: Jan 08

Location hidden

#6 Apr 13, 2013
In suffering through reading the article: it's an international contest for 22 males to 'win' a chance to attend a 'space camp' in Florida after which any graduating campers will ride a 'passenger rocket' into sub-orbit JUST high enough to be considered an "astronaut".

The prerequisites require neither intelligence, nor technical expertise to actually contribute anything to the trip - merely the greatest number of votes.

And the contest has the publicity-stench of buzz aldrin sprayed all over it.

Win. Launch. Crash. And hopefully give us a more-entertaining article to read at that time.
Hack Chappel

United States

#7 Apr 15, 2013
Good Luck !

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