These little guys used to make me smile when I was away from home. They were a reminder of home as I lived only a few miles from… 114 more words
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Who is Tiptree, What is He? (The full text of Robert Silverberg's infamous introduction to James Tiptree, Jr.'s Warm Worlds and Otherwise)
I’ve transcribed Robert Silverberg’s entire introduction to James Tiptree, Jr.’s Warm Worlds and Otherwise – you know, that really infamous intro, the one with that well-publicized paragraph where Silverberg declares with full confidence that of course Tiptree is a man, you’d have to be balmy to think otherwise— 4,379 more words
In conjunction with the suitably named New Bond Street Pawnbrokers, who specialise in brokering luxury assets, we have culled some of the top brands from Ian Fleming’s James Bond novels in a handy infographic!
We all know the deal; you go to the local garden centre with your Nan, or have a grown up day with lunch at a tea room, and you’re greeted with endless jars of terribly middle class jam, curd and compote assortments, all ready to be bought and stowed away in your cupboard for your next Victoria Sponge (or if you’re like Joey from Friends, your next trip to the cinema). 718 more words