What to drink in outer space

There is (officially) no booze in (American) space. (Russians get to drink. Our astronauts, technically, do not.) But, for a brief moment in the 1970s, that rule was almost repealed and Paul Masson California Rare Cream Sherry briefly became the official wine of NASA.

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  1. Cream sherry? I say US Astronauts dodged the bullet there.

  2. It's not that hard to infer meaning based on the nationality of the author.

  3. Right? I can't believe the astronauts later showed little interest in the idea.

  4. Always designate a pilot.

  5. "Why didn't you pull over earlier?" - "I'm sorry officer, I didn't realize you were in another frame of reference."

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