This is the article from last year, not the present one.

Ad astra
Erin Schmidt
On 22 Mar 2016 11:51 am, "Will Harrington" <w...@pdx.edu> wrote:

>
> http://www.popularmechanics.com/space/rockets/a16722/hobbyist-rocket-space-race/
>
> ->Will
>
> On Tue, Mar 22, 2016 at 11:14 AM, Andrew Greenberg <a...@ece.pdx.edu>
> wrote:
>
>> Hi everyone!
>>
>> Well huh. About 4 months ago Chevrolet contacted us saying they'd like
>> to feature us in an add campaign called "Unexpected standouts" or
>> something like that. We said "great!". So I wrote a bunch of stuff about
>> us, mostly answering their questions, sent in a bunch of pictures of the
>> team, and then asked to double check the copy of what they were actually
>> going to send out. And then we never heard anything back.
>>
>> Well, just today we found out the there's a giant Art Deco (?) version
>> of *me*  in the current Popular Mechanics with a few heavily edited
>> quotes. Huh.
>>
>> The good news: it's great publicity. And some of the quotes aren't bad.
>> And it points to our website!
>>
>> The bad news: they totally screwed up a couple of the facts. Most
>> egregiously, they say "... first to push amateur rockets past Mach 1"
>> which of course is stupidly wrong. The only claim we've ever made is
>> that we might have been the first group to "push WiFi past Mach 1".
>> That's a cringe-worthy error. This is why, for the record, you always
>> ask to see the final copy on this kind of thing.
>>
>> I wanted to let you all know because it's good publicity, but please be
>> ready for some backlash about their stupid mistake.
>>
>> See you tonight,
>>
>> Andrew
>>
>> --
>> -------------------------------------------------------
>> Andrew Greenberg
>>
>> Electrical and Computer Engineering
>> Portland State University
>> http://www.ece.pdx.edu/
>> a...@ece.pdx.edu  C: 503.708.7711
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