R.I.P. astronaut John Young, the first man to get yelled at for smuggling a sandwich into space | GLOBAL TECHNOLOGY XYZ | Scoop.it
But he does hold one absolutely amazing record that deserves to be memorialized today, in a spirit of acknowledging the importance of playfulness (and hunger) in humanity’s journey toward the stars: He was the first man to get yelled at by Congress for smuggling a corned beef sandwich into space.