...which was usually the point of the entire broadcast. After all, how many times did he have Ed Dames on to tell us that we were within a few years of the "kill shot?" It was no different than watching a disaster movie. Pure entertainment. The sign of Dames' "kill shot" was supposed to be that the shuttle was forced down by meteors or some other astronomical rockslide. The shuttle has now been decommissioned since 2011. Oops. But it was an entertaining story, nonetheless.