Amelia (review)

This *Amelia* is a quiet, reflective film, and Earhart is not an icon or a symbol: she’s a human being, and the fantasy comes in how the film depicts her life and her achievements and everything about her not as something a *woman* did but something a *person* did.

watch it: “Steve Eves’ Saturn V Launch”

So this dude Steve Eves launched his own one-tenth-scale Saturn rocket. So totally cool. We’re close to a real-life Astronaut Farmer soon. If and when we get back to the moon, it ain’t gonna be NASA or the Chinese or the Indians, it’s gonna be a private group. Probably financed by Bill Gates, but still. … more…