Warning From Moon Base Newt

Jason Dick
Posted January 27, 2012 at 2:43pm

Red Alert! As much as we at HOH love former Speaker Newt Gingrich’s idea for some serious commercial space activity development on the moon, we would be remiss if we didn’t point out some of the risks.

As historians in the mold of the GOP presidential candidate, we direct your attention to the lessons of the past, as outlined in the opening credits of the iconic 1970s television show “Space: 1999.”