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The ten

There are different epidemics on Facebook. First there was the ice bucket challenge. Then there was the “post-a-favorite-poem” challenge. The “what-are-you-grateful-for?” Today I heard of a “post-a-picture-of-a-sunset-and-a-sunrise” one. 1,449 more words

Books

The Remains Of A Day

Is a bitter paraphrasing of my very-nearly
close-to-favorite novel by Mr. Ishiguro
If you must know my favorite one it was
Never Let Me Go, I cried like a teenager… 120 more words

Poetry

Let's Stop With The Cloning Around

STOP: SPOILER ALERTS for the following
Never Let Me Go
The Island
Moon
I, Robot
Oblivion
Frankenstein
Robocop

What is this fascination with the humanity aspect of clones or artificial intelligence? 581 more words

Writing

Review: Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro

I’m probably part of the 1%.

Strange. Every thing about this book was strange—the writing, the characters, the setting, the plot, the title and even the book cover. 246 more words

Ophelletaban

Book Review-Never Let me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro

Kazuo Ishiguro is a master storyteller, in a class of his own making. In this, his sixth and strangest novel, his narrative brilliance depends, as always, on over-simplicity, a highly provocative idiom which embraces both the prosaic and the prissy. 1,095 more words

Stories

Japanese androids bring us closer to Blade Runner

A future in which it is difficult to tell man and machine apart could soon become reality, scientists say, after recent robotic breakthroughs in Japan.

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Culture