Today marks the 50th anniversary of cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin's voyage outside the Earth's atmosphere, the first of its kind. What do you think?

"Ha! Yuri Gagarin sure is a silly name for an American!"

Barry Scobee • Can Inspector


"It still chaps my ass that man was beat into space by a damn dog."

Melinda Resnick • Threading Machine Operator

"Gagarin's heroic achievement enables us the privilege to take manned space flight for granted."

Dan Onizuka • Unemployed