If you’ve ever wondered about the contributions made to America’s space program by blacks, you might want to take a look at The Old Negro Space Program. It’s a short but fascinating look at this overlooked chapter in our nation’s history.

I never realized how cold it was in outer space.

(via Mark the Pundit, via Ace)

Leopold Stotch
About Leopold Stotch
“Dr. Leopold Stotch” was the pseudonym of political science professor then at a major research university inside the beltway. He has a PhD in International Relations. He contributed 165 pieces to OTB between November 2004 and February 2006.


  1. Sgt Fluffy says:

    Uhhhhhhh, That was friggin brilliant!