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#91: The Illustrated Man -Ray Bradbury

i like to read older Sci-Fi. i think it gives us a glimpse into the zeitgeist of our recent past in ways other media don’t. 228 more words

Book Review: Fahrenheit 451

Fahrenheit 451

You don’t have to burn books to destroy a culture. Just get people to stop reading them.

My Rating: Put it on your list… 577 more words

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A conversation of their own

This week in my BCM206 lecture we discussed the concept of the Internet of Things. I’m not going to go into a lot of detail (follow the links for more information) but basically this idea can be explained as the connection of any device or thing to the internet. 182 more words

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Dandelion Wine by Ray Bradbury

Some people turn sad awfully young. No special reason, it seems, but they seem almost to be born that way. They bruise easier, tire faster, cry quicker, remember longer and, as I say, get sadder younger than anyone else in the world.

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Something Wicked This Way Comes (comic) Review

Time to sound like a broken record: I tried to like this. Yes, I tried to read the novel, failed and now I read the comic and even failed at that. 418 more words

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Who would I be?

It is not the first time I ask myself just that.

Yes, I do have existential doubts like everybody else, but this is not it. I just watched (again) the 1966 movie inspired by the 1953 novel from Ray Bradbury; 526 more words

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Ray Bradbury on Writing

Ray Bradbury on Writing

(photo by Alan Light)

Biography from www.RayBradbury.com

“Ray Bradbury, recipient of the 2000 National Book Foundation Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters, the 2004 National Medal of Arts, and the 2007 Pulitzer Prize Special Citation, died on June 5, 2012, at the age of 91 after a long illness. 570 more words

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