Yeah my bad. Is there a link to the current one or is it print only?

->Will

On Tue, Mar 22, 2016 at 1:15 PM, Erin Schmidt <es...@pdx.edu> wrote:

> 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
>>>
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>>> Portland State University
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