This demands a response in the form of: https://groups.google.com/d/msg/net.jokes/k2JVKQzJSpY/5j1aCHdqysEJ
Edit: https://zappa.brainiac.com/MelKaye.png <- Thanks to Wikipedia for photographic proof of Mel’s existence.
(begin name drop)
I corresponded with the auhor of Mel, an astronomer with the University of Texas. I asked him about the experience.
He was nice.
I like how your name drop alternated short and long lines.
Like the story.