The Globular Cluster ThreadPosted: February 18, 2012
On October 2, 2003 when LGF was a real blog with real intellects, Charles posted a photo from NASA of the Sombrero Galaxy. One of the posters named Yair denied that the Sombrero Galaxy was real because it lacked globular clusters.
Here is a screenshot of the very beginning of that thread…
By the end of that thread, there were 434 comments that lasted all night. It was one of those threads that was one of the funniest things I have ever seen.
For the record, here is the entire thread. It’s a long one but it’s worth it to look at, so just click on it and enjoy.