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Duck Snorts & Worm Burners

I’m going to take a little break from rejection today (we’ll hit the hard stuff again first thing Monday morning) and talk about two of my favorite subjects: baseball and weird slang. 776 more words

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Don't Throw Cats At Shakespeare: Reenie & Aless Hit The Faire

So on Saturday, Aless and I hit what we decided was “the absolute apex of our dorkiness,” put on some gowns and headed up Tuxedo, New York for The New York Renaissance Faire. 214 more words

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General Nerdery: Jurassic World Wish List

Although this blog is primarily about writing and the business of writing, it also belongs to a giant nerd, and giant nerds like nothing more than to pontificate about their favorite nerdy subjects. 1,423 more words

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Participation in /r/ShittyAskSience Record Paper

So a while ago this wonderful thread popped up on ShittyAskScience over on reddit. Well how could I not participate to such a vital proposition for the scientific community? 183 more words


'90s Sci-fi: SLIDERS Episode 3 - Last Days

Before the sci-fi classic Armageddon, (he said, sarcastically) there was Sliders…and probably a few dozen other movies/tv shows with a similar premise. Quinn and friends slide to an Earth that is hours away from getting obliterated by an asteroid larger than the one that killed the dinosaurs. 348 more words

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'90s Sci-Fi: SLIDERS Episode 2 - Fever

The key to good drama is conflict. This is why you can’t have a show about sliding to alternate dimensions take place on an Earth where oil is everywhere and everyone is rich. 391 more words

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'90s Sci-Fi - SLIDERS

Everyone knows that, with a few exceptions, the ’90s were not a great decade for science-fiction. Like Heavy Metal, and monster movie/slasher hybrids, the genre had grown a bit stale. 1,159 more words

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