Bad Astronomy

Quoth the Rocketboom: Nevermore

Rocketboom was one of the original video blogs, taking current geek news and making fun of it.

Sometimes though they’re the victim of their own snark. On April 29th they posted this video:

The thing is, that whole thing I posted about the Shuttle image being faked? Yeah, Rocketboom, oops. So I’ve responded.

Here are the posts in question: My original Shuttle post, and my confession.

And please note that I was right from the start: the photo was Photoshopped, I knew it all along, and I was having fun with it. Amazing how a lot of people totally missed the boat on that.