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IMPOSSIBLE Means: 1 I wouldn’t like it and when it happens I won’t approve; 2 I can’t be bothered; 3 God can’t be bothered. Meaning 3 may perhaps be valid but the others are 101% whaledreck. 7 more words

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Scurte #448

– Bookblog.ro şi Club Revdepov au anunţat că cea de-a treia ediţie a Atelierului de Scriere Creativă in SF & Fantasy se va desfăşura în perioada 22 februarie – 3 aprilie; înscrierile se acceptă până pe 15 februarie. 41 more words

Fantasy

Ace On Sunday #4

Today’s novel is a continuation of the book I chose at random last week by Ray Cummings (here) which I ended up enjoying a lot more than I initially thought I would despite its fantastic cover. 195 more words

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Ace On Sunday #2

Last weekend, you may recall that I decided to embark upon a trip through some recent additions to my Ace Doubles collection as a substitute for the now completed Badger books which had become my usual Sunday reading partner. 285 more words

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Five Fascinating Facts about John Brunner

Interesting facts about John Brunner (1934-1995), British science-fiction author

1. John Brunner coined the term ‘worm’ for a program that infiltrates another computer. In his 1975 novel  672 more words

Literature

Off The Shelf; John Brunner

It sometimes amazes me whilst browsing through the shelves of my library just how many titles I have by particular authors. Recently I realised that I have almost forty books penned by John Brunner although it has to said that his work is relatively easy to find on the secondhand market as he was such a prolific writer in his day. 284 more words

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Brunner pours $3.6 million into his campaign for Missouri governor

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – Republican candidate John Brunner is pouring millions of dollars into his campaign for Missouri governor in 2016.

The suburban St. Louis businessman this past week gave himself more than $3.6 million. 99 more words

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