Every third week in July, Americans of a certain vintage tend to have a similar conversation.
On Aug. 13, 1969, jubilant Chicagoans packed LaSalle Street to celebrate the historic achievement of Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin, and Michael Collins.
On this weekend 45 years ago, Chicago stopped to watch as Lance Armstrong set foot on the moon
So stop blaming the full moon every time you do something stupid. Also, if you see Buzz Aldrin, tell him the Moon thinks he’s a jerk.
“There was no space cowboy thing going on,” former NASA secretary Janet Faina of Naperville says. CBS 2’s Mike Parker reports.
The famous moon rock displayed along Michigan Avenue has been removed, but it’s only temporary.