Friday, September 11, 2009
Hockey Great Beliveau Goes To Outer Space - Kind Of
From The Canadian Press:
LONGUEUIL,Que. — Hockey legend Jean Beliveau is being beamed up to outer space.
Well, sort of. The former Montreal Canadiens star will be hooked up through a video link to chat with one of his biggest fans - Canadian astronaut Bob Thirsk - aboard the International Space Station.
The event next Monday is being billed by the Canadian Space Agency as a special conversation between the 56-year-old Thirsk and his idol.
Read more ....
Update: Jean Beliveau to have outer-space chat with Thirsk -- CTV