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This week I am reading:

 The hitchhiker’s guide to the galaxy by Douglas Adams

“Would it save you a lot of time if I just gave up and went mad now?” 283 more words


The fact that we live at the bottom of a deep gravity well, on the surface of a gas covered planet going around a nuclear fireball 90 million miles away and think this to be normal is obviously some indication of how skewed our perspective tends to be.

Lighthearted Look At Life

The Life and Death of Tommy Chaos & Stacey Danger - A Short Sci-Fi Film from M.L. Litwak

Love. War. Space travel. Megalodon sharks. High-functioning alien dinosaurs with lasers on their heads.

The Life and Death of Tommy Chaos & Stacey Danger from filmmaker… 156 more words


Judge, Jury and Executioner

“I think fish is nice, but then I think that rain is wet, so who am I to judge?” – Douglas Adams, The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy…

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General Musings

Finito, Alberto, La Musica

This was one of my mother’s favourite phrases, uttered when things had come to their inevitable conclusion. Had she been a fan of Douglas Adams she could equally have said, “So long, and thanks for all the fish.” 368 more words

Social Commentary

Some Books I Have Loved

A version of this appeared in the Charleston Gazette a few months back:

The Charleston Gazette is publishing short essays called Books I Have Loved. Here is mine: 421 more words

IDW Publishing to Bring Douglas Adams' Dirk Gently to Comics

In partnership with Ideate Media, IDW Publishing has announced that Dirk Gently will be appearing in his first-ever comic-book series in 2015, helping to prove the interconnectedness of all things, the precept by which Dirk Gently, … 213 more words