You thought NASA
wanted to establish a base on the moon just to further the causes of science and exploration? Hardly. The space race is back, baby, and this time the enemies challenging America’s rightful dominance are — zut alors!
the French. Pardon?
That’s right. Apparently bored of Tang and freeze-dried ice cream, NASA
will soon be sending astronauts to space with meals crafted by Rachael Ray. The cheese-eating surrender monkeys, however, have contributed menus to the International Space Station, via the European Space Agency, by none other than multi-Michelin’d Alain Ducasse. Grub Street
has the details — and, now that the battle is joined, will no doubt imminently have news of France’s
Ducasse, Ray Feeding Astronauts [Grub Street]