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Day: September 2, 2006

What do we want? Pluto! When do we want it? Now!

What do we want? Pluto! When do we want it? Now!

The International Astronomical Union voted last week to fire Pluto. That’s right! Pluto has been giving its walking papers. It is no longer considered a planet. The vote forced Pluto supporters out of the closet Friday to demand their planet back. The “Protest for Pluto” was held at the New Mexico State University. This so happens to be the place where Pluto’s discoverer, Clyde Tombaugh, came to work in 1955. About 50 protesters held signs reading “Size Doesn’t Matter”. The…

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