Pioneer cover

From the press release: From the moment he is handed a possibility of making the first alien contact, Saunders Maxwell decides he will do it, even if doing so takes him through hell and back.

Unfortunately, that is exactly where that journey takes him.

The vision that Zimmerman paints of vibrant human colonies on the Moon, Mars, the asteroids, and beyond, indomitably fighting the harsh lifeless environment of space to build new societies, captures perfectly the emerging space race we see today.

He also captures in Pioneer the heart of the human spirit, willing to push forward no matter the odds, no matter the cost. It is that spirit that will make the exploration of the heavens possible, forever, into the never-ending future.

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Don Gibson – Woman Sensuous Woman

An evening pause: Performed live 1971.

Hat tip Jim Mallamace.


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  • LocalFluff

    While I don’t know how to appreciate the music style here as anything but a joke :-), talking about a sensuous woman, Kayleigh McEnany has made all White House press conferences a pleasure to watch sine she became press secretary in April. I understand that she is unmarried, since no man is tough and witty enough for her. She’ll marry a tiger, or a man who beat up a tiger with his bare hands.

    She totally dominates all the media on the press conferences, always better read and updated and never speechless for a second no matter the question. She is underreported and underestimated. Because everyone is media is scared of her. She should be secretary of state, using her diplomacy skills.

    I have insider information about Trump gave her the job (of course I don’t!), The Apprentice style:

    “- You’re fired!
    – Yes I am fire! I am the fire that keeps the sky blue when the Sun sets. I’m the fire under your ass that makes you stand up. I’m the fire that makes engines turn. I’m the fire that fights fire. Fire I am indeed! Kohle nur wird alles was ich lasse,
    – You’re hired!
    – I demand triple salary.”
    – Deal done!”

    A sensuous woman.
    (The word sensuous was coined my John Milton, my favorite author. A decade to read, an eternity to understand).

  • Alex Andrite

    Dear LocalFluff,
    “Kayleigh McEnany has made all White House press conferences a pleasure to watch …”

    I totally agree.

    …”since no man is tough and witty enough for her. She’ll marry a tiger, or a man who beat up a tiger with his bare hands. ”

    That is up to her, don’t you think?

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