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In the News (Thu 23 May 19)

  
  Bill Anders   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Anders was born in Hong Kong on October 17,1933, the son of an American Naval officer on the Yangtze River Patrol.
In 1973, the President appointed Anders to the Atomic Energy Commission, where he was made commissioner responsible for all civilian and military nuclear power R and D. With the breakup of the AEC, he was made the first chairman of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
Anders, who has over 7000 hours of flying time in fighter-type aircraft and helicopters, is still logging 300-400 hours per year as an F AA commercial pilot with single and multi engine land and sea, helicopter and instrument ratings and has recently soloed in gliders.
www.space-explorers.org /bios/anders.html   (961 words)

  
 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Bill would frequently hug his brother and at times would even peck him lightly on the cheek; when Sean was younger he despised that and as a result he would often avoid Bill on purpose; this was about a year ago when Sean was 14.
Bill awoke to hear a shoe being thrown at the wall, his bed was right next to the wall of their bedroom.
Bill, while he knew what this was, knew that he was not as capable of pre-cumming as his brother, it was just the way their bodies were different.
www.asstr.org /~Kristen/26/brothers.txt   (6985 words)

  
 Astronaut Scholarship Foundation: William A. Anders
William A. Anders was a member of the first crew of astronauts to break away from Earth's gravity to orbit the moon on the Apollo 8 mission at Christmas-time 1968.
Anders left NASA after that mission and from 1969 to 1973 he served as executive secretary of the National Aeronautics and Space Council.
Anders left the federal government after 26 years service in 1977 and assumed a series of management positions with the General Electric Company and Textron, Inc. He later was chairman and CEO of the General Dynamics Corporation before retiring in 1996.
www.astronautscholarship.org /anders.html   (442 words)

  
 CBC Calgary - MP worried controversial bill could ban Bible
A federal bill that includes sexual orientation under the protection of hate propaganda law is an attack on free speech, a Canadian Alliance MP says.
Rob Anders is telling his Calgary West constituents that Bill C-250, which has already been passed by the House of Commons, could be used to ban the Bible and other religious books – even though religious texts are excluded from the bill.
Anders says the exclusion in the bill isn't good enough, and could be interpreted differently by the courts.
www.cbc.ca /calgary/story/ca_anders20031203.html   (427 words)

  
 Boston.com / News / Nation / Autopsy: Body of shot man in handcuffs   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Anders went to a patrol car to call for help while Hedman went to the rear of the house, where he was fatally shot.
Anders then confronted Flippen near the front of the house and shot him, state police said.
Anders was indicted last month, accused of killing Flippen in "a sudden quarrel or in the heat of passion."
www.boston.com /news/nation/articles/2005/04/27/autopsy_body_of_shot_man_in_handcuffs   (365 words)

  
 Teen Article December 11, 1968
APOLLO 8 Astronaut Bill Anders, center, tells his sailplane pilot Allan Dresner and co-owner Ernie Klimonda of the Capital Area Soaring School how it felt up there during Anders' first ride in a motorless plane.
Anders was asked if he felt any uneasiness or anxiety up there in a glider.
Bill Anders gave his autograph to eager children and adults who approached him after the flight.
skylinesoaring.org /HISTORY/Anders.html   (408 words)

  
 Anders   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Anders left NASA after the Apollo 11 mission and served as executive secretary of the National Aeronautics and Space Council from 1969 to 1973.
Anders left the federal government after 26 years of service in 1977 and assumed a series of management positions with the General Electric Company.
Following a midcourse correction at 4:01 p.m., an 18-minute color television transmission was made, in which the astronauts demonstrated the weightlessness of food and water and showed shots of the earth and the moon.
www.astronautix.com /astros/anders.htm   (2799 words)

  
 A stitch in time saves money   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Anders said when someone else finds the discarded clothes or buys the item at a thrift store, it’s often far cheaper for them to take the item to her for a quick alteration than it is to buy a new item from a retail store.
Anders said she enjoys being busy and prefers the busy times to the infrequent down times she has during her workday.
Anders said she learned how to tailor clothes from her father, who also worked as a tailor.
www.mledger.com /2005/stories/1_news032405.shtml   (529 words)

  
 They Shot for the Moon Astronaut Photographs by Frank Messinger
In 1964, Anders was selected by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration as an astronaut with responsibilities for dosimetry, radiation effects and environmental controls.
On August 6, 1973, Anders was appointed to the five-member Atomic Energy Commission where he was lead commissioner for all nuclear and non-nuclear power Research and Development.
Following the reorganization of national nuclear regulatory and developmental activities on January19, 1975, Anders was named by President Ford to become the first Chairman of the newly established Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) responsible for nuclear safety and environmental compatibility.
www.geocities.com /astro_pix/bigbill.html   (241 words)

  
 Insight on the News: A corporate evolution: survival of the richest - misleading financial accomplishments of General ...
In 1991, when Anders became boss of the company based in Falls Church, Va., General Dynamics's share price was hovering around $25; when he stepped down, it was up to $118.
Anders has been billed by the industry as a visionary and leader in the early stages of this crucial process.
In September 1991 in New York, Anders made what came to be called the "$1.6 million speech." He said the company planned to return "excess cash" to shareholders, which in 1992 was estimated at up to $2 billion.
www.findarticles.com /p/articles/mi_m1571/is_n20_v9/ai_13767286   (1431 words)

  
 Apollo 8   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
As well as this, sleeping in space is a somewhat unnatural experience—you cannot rest your head on a pillow and Bill Anders said that he would suddenly jolt awake with the sensation that he was falling.
Anders glanced out the window and saw a blue and white orb and realized it was the Earth.
Anders took both the first photograph, which was fl-and-white, and then later the more famous color photo.
www.worldhistory.com /wiki/A/Apollo-8.htm   (6364 words)

  
 Space & Aviation Memorabilia Auction - Liveauctioneers
Frank Borman, Jim Lovell and Bill Anders Autographs on a German newspaper clipping of the Apollo 8 mission.
James Lovell, Frank Borman & Bill Anders Autographs on a 5x8.5" parchment reproduction of the front page of the December 25, 1968 is...
Bill Anders Autograph on a 10c Moon Landing plate block.
www.liveauctioneers.com /catalogs/129-100-300.html   (1878 words)

  
 1999 National Championship Air Races - Bill Anders   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
In 1968, Anders was one of the first astronauts to orbit the moon on Apollo 8.
Born Oct. 17, 1933 in Hong Kong, Anders graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy in 1955 and after graduation was commissioned in the U.S. Air Force, serving as a fighter pilot.
Anders left the federal government in 1977 to become a manager at General Electric Co. He later held top positions at General Dynamics Corp. before retiring in 1996.
www.nevadanet.com /airraces/billanders.html   (407 words)

  
 The genesis of Apollo 8’s ‘earthrise’   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Apollo 8 astronaut William Anders was the crew member primarily responsible for photography during the mission.
Anders also wanted to get a picture but the camera Borman had given him was loaded with fl-and-white film.
As Anders framed the shot Lovell hung over his shoulder, almost taking the camera from him in his desire to make sure the picture was taken.
www.msnbc.com /news/224407.asp?cp1=1   (2148 words)

  
 New Mexico Deputy Indicted In Suspect's Death: Internal Affairs News at Officer.com
Sheriff John Blansett confirmed Tuesday evening that deputy Bill Anders was indicted by a grand jury in the Dec. 18 shooting death of Earl Flippen.
Anders' attorney, Robert Doughty II of Alamogordo, said one piece of evidence presented to the grand jury was a videotape of the shooting recorded by a dash camera in a sheriff's cruiser.
Anders, a veteran with more than 30 years of law enforcement experience, has been on paid leave since the shooting.
www.officer.com /article/article.jsp?siteSection=5&id=22605   (441 words)

  
 Reno Air Races   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Bill Anders in his F8F Bearcat "Wampus Cat" taxiing out for the first heat in the Unlimited class.
Bill was moments away from cranking up for the first heat on Thursday at the National Air Races.
At the main event on Sunday, Sept. 20, Bill flew his F8F in the Unlimited Bronze heat, placing second with a time of 7:31:07 and speed of 364.391 mph.
members.aol.com /pinkynorm/public/reno1998.html   (118 words)

  
 Reno Air Races 1999   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Bill Anders flew both his aircraft on this day, the first of the four days of races.
Picture 1: Classmate Bill Anders (22) (sitting on the wing) and his son (kneeling in front) are joined by visiting 55ers: Paul Abernathy (6), John Haynes (9), and Jack Tallman (5) around Bill's F-51 Mustang.
Picture 2: Bill Anders' F-8F Bearcat, "Wampus Cat," is a sleek background for a photo of Jack Tallman (5), Bill Anders (22), John Haynes (9), and Bruce Friederich '57.
members.aol.com /pinkynorm/public/Reno99.html   (149 words)

  
 The Village News :: William Lee Qualls, 62   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Bill took the greatest pride in his grandchildren, Alexia and Anders, and was proud of his daughter Rhonda.
Bill had a great faith and love of God, feeling that he was truly blessed.
Bill was preceded in death by his mother, Hazel Qualls, in 2002.
www.thevillagenews.com /story.asp?story_ID=4691   (317 words)

  
 Space Cowboy Saloon   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Bill Anders' background was kind of unique; he was born in Hong Kong, and while he graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, he was actually an Air Force officer.
Frank, Jim, and Bill are on hand to watch the rollout of their moon rocket (Saturn V #503) from the VAB on Oct. 9th.
Bill, Jim and Frank practice water egress procedures in Apollo Command Module Boilerplate #1102A, a mockup bobbing in the water in the Gulf of Mexico.
groups.msn.com /SpaceCowboySaloon/apollo8underconstruction.msnw   (1168 words)

  
 Lambeau Beat   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Anders, a dead-on look-alike for the Packers' Hall of Fame linebacker, has been doing his Nitschke imitation at home games this year.
Anders, who has never met Nitschke, said he used to wear a helmet to complete the look, but too many people slapped him in the head.
The glib Anders chatted with dozens of fans Sunday, throwing out lines like, "Chicks dig Ray." When the occasional purple-clad Vikings fan walked by, he crouched into a linebacker's tackling stance and growled.
www.jsonline.com /packer/arc/13097/lamb1222.html   (667 words)

  
 The Apollo 8 Flight Journal - Day 4: Lunar Orbits 1, 2 and 3
[Bill is providing a running commentary of his photographic work on the voice recorder that was presumably meant to help researchers determine the context of the images.
Bill [William R.] Pogue, one of the astronauts, who was on the backup crew, and I are there in the middle of the night, trying to get all the old RTV scraped off and the new stuff applied.
I remember that Bill Anders, who had a little trouble sleeping, I think, and I honestly believe, and I think they've said this themselves, that they only thought there was a 50-50 chance that this was all going to work.
history.nasa.gov /ap08fj/13day4_orbits123.htm   (16065 words)

  
 Anders
BIRTHPLACE AND DATE: Anders was born October 17, 1933, in Hong Kong.
After Mike Collins had to leave the crew due to an illness, Anders received his first flight assignment on the Apollo 8 crew, together with Commander Frank Borman and Jim Lovell.
In an unforgettable Christmas message to the world, Borman, Lovell and Anders read the story of creation from the first ten verses of the Bible's Book of Genesis, while sending a vivid televised image of the stark lunar surface rolling by below.
www.friends-partners.org /partners/mwade/astros/anders.htm   (2085 words)

  
 Mike Bennett Capsule Reviews: Fufkin.com: August, 2004
Anders music is a bit more poppy than those examples, making Ron Sexsmith and Eliot Smith analogues as well.
On "Not at One", Anders spends more time in the high range, singing over light guitar and drum accompaniment, augmented by a striking string arrangement in the chorus.
This is followed by "Never Enough", where a nice balance is struck between a quiet rising-and-falling melody and a steady drumbeat by Keith Mitchell, with Guenevere Measham's cello exploring the worlds between the rhythm and melody.
www.fufkin.com /columns/bennett/bennett_capsule_rev_08_04.htm   (2890 words)

  
 Kill Bill (Anders Jacobsen's blog)
Update: for the curious, this appears to be a rough draft of the script for both Kill Bill movies (!) (see the film rather than read it, but handy for citations :-)).
Kill Bill var anderledes, ingen tvil om det.
Anders Jacobsen's blog: Kill Bill 2 (April 21, 2004 07:37 PM)
www.jacobsen.no /anders/blog/archives/2003/11/05/kill_bill.html   (442 words)

  
 [No title]
Bill is advocating a feature that enables anyone to add comments to an individual record.
Bill makes it a part of User Interfaces (more specifically of Data Submission/Query Tools, which is a place in the hierarchy I don't quite understand).
What is important, and Anders mentions it, is that we all agree that we may not get this right from the beginning and we all are conscious of the need to resolve disputes, and that each of us is prepared to change the agenda (outline) in the face of good arguments.
demo.genweb.org /genweblist/9505b.txt   (12097 words)

  
 Conejo Valley Cyclists - articles - Mountain Biking in Sweden   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Following a route suggested by Marianne's brother Anders, Bill and Marianne rode the 40 pound bikes they had borrowed on a paved road for about 10km then took off on a coarse, rough, gravel road for another 8km.
According to Anders' directions, they had to bush-whack cross county for only 100m and then cross a creek.
Bill and Marianne pushed, pulled, and carried their bikes through some shallow water and thick underbrush until they again heard running water.
www.cvcbike.org /club/macswed.html   (294 words)

  
 FTPOnline - Bill Gates Launches VS.NET   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
To further underscore this point, Anders Hejlsberg, chief C# architect and distginguished engineer at Microsoft, followed Bill Gates' presentation with a highly technical talk on VS.NET and what it can do for developers.
Next to present was Anders Hejlsberg, Distinguished Engineer in the Developer Division at Microsoft Corporation.
Previously, Anders was the architect for Visual J++ and the Windows Foundation Classes.
www.fawcette.com /reports/vslive/gateswebcast   (791 words)

  
 The Apollo 8 Flight Journal - Day 1: Earth Orbit and Translunar Injection
Anders performed a wide variety of systems tests, looks at all of his major systems, and does a quick check on the fuel cell purging operation.
Bill is reading the three values in Noun 93 which displays the angular error in the orientation of the platform in thousandths of a degree, and in this case, the values for this realignment are plus 0.026°, plus 0.035° and plus 0.119°.]
In the course of it, Bill Anders is to perform a backup communications check, switching to alternate channels should anything develop or go wrong in the primary communications mode.
history.nasa.gov /ap08fj/02earth_orbit_tli.htm   (16536 words)

  
 Delegates, Components, and Simplexity
Anders Hejlsberg, the lead C# architect, talks with Bruce Eckel and Bill Venners about delegates and C#'s first class treatment of component concepts.
Anders Hejlsberg, a distinguished engineer at Microsoft, led the team that designed the C# (pronounced C Sharp) programming language.
Bill Venners: One way C# differs from Java is in how it propagates events to interested objects.
www.artima.com /intv/simplexity.html   (486 words)

  
 Homeward Bound   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
It was Christmas morning, 1968, and Frank Borman, Jim Lovell, and Bill Anders had been gently swinging around the Moon for 20 hours.
I painted the Apollo 8 spaceship as it emerged from behind the Moon this last time, with the welcome voice of Jim Lovell announcing, "Please be informed, there is a Santa Claus".
Bill Anders would comment during their last telecast as they hurried toward their rendezvous with Earth, "I think I must have the feeling that the travelers in the old sailing ships used to have going on a very long voyage away from home; and now we're headed back.
www.alanbeangallery.com /homeward.html   (309 words)

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