Iron Sky

imgres.jpgI enjoy watching subtle movies that make me smile (or cringe) just a little bit but when they sign-off I’m feeling satisfied but still thinking about them. Then what is it that made my watching of Iron Sky one of the cinematic highlights of 2015?

Forget the reboot of Star Wars and get a copy of Iron Sky.

The story behind the movie is a common space opera with real heroes, corrupt politicians, greedy corporations, race relations, and a secret colony on the dark side of the moon that is preparing to conquer the Earth … for the Fourth Reich! Yes, although never explained, a group of Nazis escaped in 1945 and built a new civilization on the dark side of the moon. Here they have constructed a swastika-shaped fortress and have been building the engines of war needed to return to earth and destroy all opposition.

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Are you a Yodist?

YodaSkeptic is a great source of themes to keep you brains nourished and lively and often the subject is “The God Question.” In this article by Andrew Harter, the case for supernatural entities other than the Judo-Christian-Moslem-Baha’i God is made quite convincingly. Go to the Skeptic Magazine site to read the original article (and peek around at all the other goodies Skeptic brings to our often neglected critical thinking skills).

The Case for Yoda

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