China might not have a permanent presence in space yet, but its already thinking about setting up a Communist Party branch above our heads. China's first astronaut went on to say, "Like foreign astronauts having their beliefs, we believe in communism, which is also a spiritual power," he said. "We may not pray in the way our foreign counterparts do. But the common belief has made us more united in space, where there is no national boundary, to accomplish our missions."
We can now say one thing for sure. The Emperor is no Ronald Reagan.