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Hugo Awards and such.

Alright, copy/pasted winners list, with a little commentary from me. Long story short: The Sad and Rabid Puppy movements got their asses kicked hard in the voting (they got zero awards), but are now insisting that it’s a victory for them. 1,548 more words

Great Hugo Readthrough

Story is Everything and it is Nothing

I first encountered “The Jewel Net of Indra” in a class on Chinese Religions. My understanding is that it came from the Mahayana sect, and it’s attributed to a Buddhist named Tu-Shun (557-640bce). 541 more words

Musing

Worldcon 2015/Sasquan Schedule!

Yeeeeaaaahhhh going up to Washington to be opinionated in public!

Here’s where I’ll be and when. Come say hi, won’t you?

If you won’t be there, but have questions for my fellow panelists, leave a comment and I’ll ask them in your stead. 287 more words

This Really Happened

dachshund puppy

dachshund puppy
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For commercial use pls Make sure reading the license of this photo file… 27 more words

The Hugo Affair

Recently, the Hugo Awards have been in the media a lot more than they usually are, even though it’s coming close to the announcement period for the year’s winners in science fiction and fantasy. 1,329 more words

PoC

Hugo

There’s been a bit of a flurry about the Hugo Awards lately, and as a nominee (*snicker*) I suppose I should take a look at it. 1,119 more words

Hatboy's Nuggets Of Crispy-Fried Wisdom

George R. R. Martin speaks out regarding Sad Puppies

George R. R. Martin is not pleased regarding Sad Puppies. Not at all. To quote him directly:

“I think the Sad Puppies have broken the Hugo Awards, and I am not sure they can ever be repaired.” 68 more words

Great Hugo Readthrough