Vail Daily column: Take on big issues

28th August, 2014 by

By Edward Stoner

In 1961, President Kennedy laid out his vision to send a man to the moon (and get them home safely) by the end of the decade. The story of JFK’s experience with three janitors at NASA shortly followed. The president asked them what they were doing and the first janitor responded, “cleaning toilets.” The second responded, “feeding my family.” The third stated, “I’m helping send a man to the moon.” While the story is likely an urban myth, it shows the power of tackling big issues. Who doesn’t want to send a man to the moon? Regardless of our job …

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