On October 18th, 1963, the Centre national d’études in France was set to send a small cat named Félix into space. After lagging behind its Soviet and American competitors, France was eager to stake its claim in the space race—with cats, for some reason. But on launch day, the mischievous little beast went missing—and…
You would think that Canadian head of government, Stephen Harper, would have more important issues to attend to but apparently not. Unless... Maybe this some kind of Canadian propaganda? That's gotta be it. Never trust a kitten!
Sometimes you just have to dress kittens up in tiny little monster and insect outfits and send them into space. It's for the good of science fiction as an art form, and let's face it, the good of us all.