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All this fuss about the Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield doing a weightless rendering of ‘Space Oddity’ prompts me to set a quiz questions for collectors of political trivia:
Which former girlfriend of David Bowie, who supplied part of the backing on the original version of ‘Space Oddity’, later worked in Downing Street as one of Tony Blair’s political advisers?
The answer is here.
Is it that he is an oddity and most of us wish he was in space?
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