Okay, not really magic, but if you’re a Bugs Bunny fan you’ll allow for the indulgence.
Update: From a reader:
Jonah, I can’t believe you didn’t make a Star Wars reference with that.
Clearly, the US is on its way to becoming the Empire, and is likely already developing twin ion engine fighters.
Also, helmets like that would be great for tank drivers, or other heavy land assault vehicles.