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A Glass of Grey

Anyone who has peeked in on the irregular posts in this insignificant corner of the internet has seen one of my occasional rants about dishonest wine gaining shelf-space, mouth-space, and head-space (see… 571 more words


The Other Type of Robot Battery

By Daniel Healow

While the words “robot” and “battery” are commonly used in the same sentence, these phrases are usually referring to electricity, not assault. Unfortunately, use of the latter definition is increasing in frequency due to an uptick in malicious human actions taken against intelligent robots undergoing real-world testing. 853 more words

University Of Washington School Of Law

The Caves of Steel by Issac Asimov

I always pictured Asimov’s Robot series with C-3PO robots and confronting humans from future.

Jumping Jehoshaphat!! How colossally wrong was I?

The Caves of Steel… 315 more words

Sci Fi

Book Sale! Science Fiction & Fantasy – Contemporary & Older Titles! Even a Few Anime!

Science Fiction!  We just love it, even if we haven’t had time to read much in the past decade.

In addition to the couple of hundred Star Trek and other titles we already had, we just got in a very nice lot of contemporary and older SF and fantasies… hardcover, trade and mass market.   661 more words

Papa's Thrift Shop

Foundation and Earth- 'Isaac Asimov'

I’ll start by saying, I can’t breathe. This book was simply, breathtaking. I must admit, I haven’t read a lot of sci-fi, but I have read a lot of… 230 more words


Fantastic Voyage

Fantastic Voyage by Isaac Asimov has been a pleasant read. But stop reading this review now if you haven’t read the book yet, as it contains… 117 more words


On Asimov's Robot Laws

Are the laws sufficient? Are there any cases that these laws do not cover? Could they lead to undesired consequences?

The basic idea of Asimov’s… 239 more words