Any time you put the words ‘UAE‘ and ‘Lady Gaga‘ in the same sentence, there’s bound to be trouble. Add Virgin Galactic – the ‘space tourism’ arm of Richard Branson’s versatile Virgin Group – to the equation and we have a synopsis for a straight-to-DVD film.
Reports in US Weekly magazine this week suggest that Abu Dhabi money is to send Miss Gaga into the black abyss for a gig as part of three-day festival, Zero G Colony, though talks are still ongoing as to whether they should bring her back.
The hi-tech fest, which will be held in New Mexico in 2015, will come hot on the heels of Virgin Galactic's first commercial flight into space.
Writer and astronomer, Carl Sagan, once famously said, “There is perhaps no better a demonstration of the folly of human conceits than this distant image of our tiny world.”
He must me rolling in his grave.