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[Alternatives] – Movie Trailers – The 5th Wave

Alternatives is the tagline feature for other forms of entertainment outside of discussing literature. These posts may encompass television, movies, games, and music with a randomized flavour of the moment approach to each post. 527 more words

Books

The Fantastical Duo in The Man from U.N.C.L.E.

This review contains spoilers.

America teaming up with Russia—that doesn’t sound very friendly.

The Man from U.N.C.L.E. is a 2015 reboot of the 1964 NBC TV series directed by Guy Richie (who previously wrote and directed the… 766 more words

Science Fiction

Sci Fic Book Club "The Dark Forest," Cixin Liu

In Dark Forest, Earth is reeling from the revelation of a coming alien invasion-in just four centuries’ time. The aliens’ human collaborators may have been defeated, but the presence of the sophons, the subatomic particles that allow Trisolaris instant access to all human information, means that Earth’s defense plans are totally exposed to the enemy. 29 more words

Science Fiction

Have You Ever Created a Religion?

L. Ron Hubbard created a religion. He made a fortune off of it. He was a science fiction author. Like any new religions, it’s highly controversial. 205 more words

Writing

Project Alpha (Voyagers 1) by D. J. MacHale

I understand that the multiplatform series are not geared towards me but I was pleasantly surprised. A book combined with an online game isn’t really created with me in mind because I don’t need an incentive to read. 301 more words

Middle Grade

DAVID • Think: Sky High Holy Days

Astronaut Bloom’s Amazing New Year in Space

Source: DAVID • Think: Sky High Holy Days

Is this eligible for a Hugo?

Either way, here’s my new fictional offering from the pages of David Magazine. 12 more words

Personal

Chicago Stargate Convention 2015: Part 2

Saturday got off to an earlier start than I usually prefer (which is about noon), but if it’s Stargate, it’s worth getting up at the ungodly, coffee-less hour of, like, 10am. 2,239 more words

Stargate