Are Astronauts Still Sexy?Matt Novak12/05/13 11:25amFiled to: chatroomspace racepaleofutureretrofutureastronauts2EditPromoteShare to KinjaToggle Conversation toolsGo to permalink Back in 1962, Parade magazine asked American women about the sexiest professions for a potential partner to have. Doctor topped the list. And somehow writer came in second. But astronaut came in a very respectable third place. Which got us thinking: is being an astronaut today more or less sexy than it was during the build up of the space race?