MINDCANDY

A weekly rummage in the attic of sci-fi

Does the soul know any ache greater than the cheap yet delicious foodstuff you can never, ever taste again? Case in point: KP Outer Spacers. "Chutney flavour starships" proclaimed the bag, creating a kind of strange and potent poetry. This corn and wheat based '70s snack classic vanished from the nation's shelves decades ago, but here's an evocative ad drawn by Brit comics great Frank Langford to remember them by. *Crunch*