Five years ago today, Steve Jobs unveiled the iPhone in his greatest keynote. He said it was five years ahead of the competition. He was wrong. They still haven’t caught up.
We miss you, Steve.
He who warned, uh, the British that they weren’t going to be taking away our arms uh by ringing those bells and making sure as he’s riding his horse through town to send those warning shots and bells that we were going to be secure and we were going to be free and we were going to be armed.
As we all know, after he rang those bells on horseback, he got in his Trans-Am and drove a shipment M-16s and flashbangs to the minutemen on the front lines in Gettysburg.
“I believe this nation should commit itself to achieving the goal, before this decade is out, of landing a man on the Moon and returning him safely to the Earth. ”
John F. Kennedy, May 25, 1961; 50 years ago today.
Paul Harvey, upon Vince Lombardi’s death.