A really enjoyable interview with Neal Stephenson.
What happens when your SR-71 Blackbird falls apart at 3.18 times the speed of sounds at 78,800 feet?
Science, suspense, humour and horror combined into one truly superbly-written article.
Even though it breaks up after just two seconds in the air, the moment of take-off is pretty awesome.
The report doesn't mention if the crime-fighting Herzogman had his sidekick, Kinskiboy, with him.