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May 25, 2006: Geek Nirvana

2006 marked the very first celebration of Día del orgullo friki in Spain, local at first but now celebrated in such far-ranging places as Halifax, Nova Scotia; Timisoara, Romania; and San Diego, California; making it a truly international, sort of, event. 173 more words

Wretched Richard's Almanac

A Smattering of Favorite Books #2 (Sci-Fi Edition)

I love way too many books to limit the list to only three, so I say it’s time to look at another smattering of books. This time I’ll be taking a look at some of my favorite science fiction, starting with: 503 more words


Hitchhiker's Guide to Westeros: Panic? Don't! (Or Do. I'm not the boss of you.)

Fans of the A Song of Ice and Fire book series had been approaching this current season of HBO’s adaptation Game of Thrones with at least some apprehension. 1,447 more words


Monday Motorway Music™, May 18 - Oooh, A Normal Week

Just home from a short vacation with my wife and two friends – as the previous post suggests, we were in Istanbul. I have had the joy of being there several times – it is a wonderful, many-facetted, complivated, beautiful, energy-rich, historical and cultural place. 194 more words


Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy | Review

The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams

I’ve come to realize I definitely prefer more fantasy to sci-fi (except in the case of Red Rising, which isn’t a true sci-fi anyway), and that remains the case with Hitchhiker. 267 more words


The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy

Seconds before the Earth is demolished to make way for a galactic freeway, Arthur Dent is plucked off the planet by his friend Ford Prefect, a researcher for the revised edition of The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy who, for the last fifteen years, has been posing as an out-of-work actor. 331 more words


Panic Slowly

The title says it all. We were at my daughter’s college graduation last weekend and the commencement speaker said that was one of the most important phrases he’s ever come across. 799 more words

Tim Braun