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NerdTV and Movie: #The #Making #Of #Robocop

A look back at the inception and production of RoboCop, the classic 1987 film directed by Paul Verhoeven.

Interview with Peter Weller:

Movies And TV

Shards of Honour

…or, if you like, Shards of Honor, is the first novel published in the Vorkosigan Saga by Lois McMaster Bujold.  I’d come across her name several times on the Science Fiction Mistressworks… 860 more words


The Drowned World - J. G. Ballard

Fluctuations in solar radiation have caused the icecaps to melt and the seas to rise.  Nature is on the rampage.  London has been transformed into a primeval swamp, and within its submerged landscape giant lizards, dragonflies and insects compete for dominance. 

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Information. Short Story.

“What do you do?”
“I observe. I record. That is all.”
“But why?”
“Because that is what I’m supposed to do.”
“Can you share what you’ve observed?” 1,034 more words

Short Stories

Guess Who's Coming..?

I may still, at the tender age of 42 and a half, be scared shitless of the “dum dee dum dee dum” feem toon, have no real clue about the mythology of the Doctor and spend many a happy hour scoffing at the umpteenth return of the Daleks (get a new villain!) but, like squillions and squillions of other square-eyed telly lovers, I am sweaty with anticipation at the prospect of seeing Peter Capaldi give it the beans as Doctor Who. 43 more words