2001: A Space Odyssey Explained Perfectly

This read-a-long book is a perfect and succinct summery of exactly what occurs in Kubrick’s 2001. As one of the comments says, if you’ve ever run into someone who just didn’t “get” the movie, point them here.

Why this exists is the true mystery.


From Vice:

At this very moment, the writers behind Mad Men are working on a new concept that would transport us half a century back in the history of NASA. The show focuses on the media covering the ins and outs of early space travel. The show is not a done deal, but it’s got people on both sides of the table excited.