NYT Writer Explains Crappy Rocket Scientist Obit

When New York Times staff writer Douglas Martin opened his obituary for brilliant rocket scientist Yvonne Brill, he chose to do so thusly: » 4/03/13 9:40am 4/03/13 9:40am

Awful New York Times Obit for Rocket Scientist Rhapsodizes About Her…

Yvonne Brill, a rocket scientist who in the 70s invented a propulsion system to help keep satellites from straying out of their orbits like distracted puppies, died on Wednesday at the age of 88. Brill's system became the industry standard for satellites, and her contribution to the rocket science racket proved so… » 3/31/13 1:00pm 3/31/13 1:00pm