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UFC 184: Ronda Rousey vs. Cat Zingano (Quick Thoughts and a Prediction)

(Nice song selection, UFC! “A Girl Like You” by Edwyn Collins.)

This is going to be the first UFC I’ll be missing (unfortunately, thanks to weather-related restrictions) since April 2013. 646 more words


the first time I ever saw a cyborg cry

It’s Earth-like, but not quite Earth.

And isn’t that always the way? The Company sells it like it’s a goddam resort, and it turns out to be just another exoplanetoid with shitty nightlife, surrounded by a barely breathable atmosphere infused with sulfur/carbon particulate. 1,567 more words

Machine Girl: Welcome to the Machine Chapter 7


It was with some trepidation that Eugene allowed Miss Victoria Geraldine Scott to leave the hospital.  Thanks to being able to take advantage of the ambulance bay they were easily able to avoid the ever-present protesters out front, but that was the least of his worries.   1,874 more words


"Is that good or is that creepy?"

The other day I was listening to a podcast that focused on the idea of computers consuming our lives. At one point, a man was talking about a conversation he had with his wife and a Starbucks employee. 586 more words


Could Person of Interest go "full cyborg"? Part 2

Warning: massive spoilers in the post ahead, up to and including 4×13 “M.I.A.” of Person of Interest.

Hopefully you’ve read my previous post introducing… 2,083 more words


'Bionic Man' A Reality

LONDON (AP) — Three Austrians have replaced injured hands with bionic ones that they can control using nerves and muscles transplanted into their arms from their legs. 507 more words

Future Technology

Machine Girl: Welcome to the Machine Chapter 6


As the doctor left the room Victoria felt like she was about to embark on a grand adventure.  A thrill of excitement made her shiver and it was at that moment that her world became blank.   1,353 more words