Blackstronauts

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)

FILED UNDER: Humor
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.

Comments

  1. Sgt Fluffy says:

    Uhhhhhhh, That was friggin brilliant!

  2. Absolutely brilliant parody film
    I was appaled at first, but as i began watching it, I saw it as a brilliant parody of any Ken Burns film. If you would like to know what the heck I am talking about, please follow the link…