From the only reliable source of news on the net, the Onion. I hate to disagree with the Onion but they are off-base here. Communist China has absolutely no difficulty in having people volunteer to be astronauts. My guess is that one factor in enticing volunteers is the fine cuisine prepared for the astronauts as detailed here. Astro could not be reached for comment. Bon a petit Comrades!
Donald R. McClarey
Cradle Catholic. Active in the pro-life movement since 1973. Father of three and happily married for 35 years. Small town lawyer and amateur historian. Former president of the board of directors of the local crisis pregnancy center for a decade.