Wernher Von Braun


I pioneered a generation of Space Exploration. I built the Rockets that took us to the Moon. And now I tweet.

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I've been to the White House many times. However, I don't recall the Oval Office being so small!

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Merry Christmas to my Twitter Friends! A Charlie Von Braun Christmas:

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Because I'm in the giving spirit, a second winner will receive this Von Braun ruler, keychain, & pen!

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Win this Dr Von Braun Mug from my exhibit at . Simply follow me and retweet this to enter the draw.

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On the first night of Hanukkah, Dr Von Braun and his Jewish friends light the first "candle" of their "Rocket Menorah".

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The Dr Von Braun portrait I commissioned has arrived. Do you think it's a little much?

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Before declaring my Saturn V an "E-Z Build" you should at least understand that a 30' astronaut is not "To Scale":

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Dr Von Braun's response to the "Unimpressed Astronaut" meme:

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Dr Von Braun is ready for some sweet Black Friday deals. I hear WalMart has Hydrazine on for $29 a barrel!

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Family Circus creator Bil Keane has passed away. My favorite Family Circus comic. #Parody

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When melancholy, The Big Bang Theory's Howard Wolowitz finds solace in my Saturn V.

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Dr Von Braun has carved the most terrifying pumpkin of all.

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Homer Hickam may have "October Sky", but I'm the original "Mr. October":

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Dusk at the U.S. Space & Rocket Center on the eve of my "100 Years of Von Braun" exhibit opening:

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Stopped by the Memorial to pay my respects to USA's most loved monkey - after Marcel on Friends.

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Did you know I wrote music? I did. And this love song is for you. Yes, you!

Stopped into the Von Braun Research Center. Sadly, the students do not spend all day studying me.

This copy of "First on the Moon" was found in a box of photographs. Why would I do that? Check the signatures:

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An open bar beneath a V-2 rocket! Hilarious! A little LOX and enough wine and she can fly again!

Decisions. Decisions. I think I'll stick with the elevator. Less buttons to push.

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