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EXCLUSIVE: Lightning Astronaut sits down for an interview

by Matt Turner / Tampa Bay Lightning

An Astronaut became quite a hit with fans and the media during the game at Amalie Arena on Tuesday night.

Uh, @malektronic, your astronaut escaped again RT @ZachRParker When youre suppose to be in space but u love the Bolts

— Tampa Bay Lightning (@TBLightning) March 25, 2015

We wanted to give your new fans the chance to get to know a little bit about you. Lets get started!

Who are some of your idols?

Neil Armstrong, John Glenn, Buzz Lightyear, those guys are legends.

What is your idea of a perfect first date?

We’d start with a nice dinner, somewhere with atmosphere, then watch the Bolts win, and finish with a night of stargazing.

What is your favorite color?

Meteorite gray.

What are some of your hobbies?

Moonwalking, building model rockets, woodworking, the usual.

What is your favorite candy?

Gonna have to say Milky Way.

What is your favorite movie?

Hmm, that one's a toss up between Apollo 13 and Spaceballs.

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