"This is a triumph, not just for the space program, but for all of America. It's too bad he's gonna die up there."Ellen Bolling
"I was in favor of shooting Senator Glenn until I heard the 'into space' part."Craig Jensen
"Depending on the success of this mission, NASA may yet be convinced of my plan to rocket the elderly into the sun."Kerri Olson
"Didn't Tom Wolfe say you can't go back into space again?"Todd Daley
"This time, Glenn's stammering wife had damn well better speak to LBJ like she's told."Mitch Hurd
"USA! USA! US–! What? This is a naked P.R. ploy by NASA with little scientific significance and, as such, is a disgrace to the space program and an affront to taxpayers, who must foot the $500 million bill? USA! USA! USA!"Paul Agganis
Last Thursday, 36 years after becoming the first American in orbit, 77-year-old John Glenn made a triumphant return to space aboard the Space Shuttle Discovery. What do you think?