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December 2009

Happy New Year!

Here’s wishing you a fantastic 2010… Thanks for reading SF Signal. No related [...]

December 31, 2009 // 0 Comments

IROSF Suspending Publication

From their website: Seattle, WA, 12/30/2009 – After six years of publication the Internet Review of Science Fiction ( will cease operations after the [...]

December 31, 2009 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 12/31/09

Interviews/Profiles Innsmouth Free Press interviews John Coulthart. The Agony Column interviews Jeremy Lassen (podcast). The Dragon Page interviews Lou Anders (podcast). [...]

December 31, 2009 // 1 Comment

BSG/Queen Mashup: Battlestar Rhapsody

Help me decide if this is genius or just very, very sad. [via TV Squad] Related posts: Tuesday Tune: ‘Flash Gordon’ by Queen Bohemian Rhapsody (Star Wars [...]

December 30, 2009 // 7 Comments

SF Tidbits for 12/30/09

Interviews/Profiles Best of New Orleans interviews Poppy Z. Brite. Locus Magazine interviews Michael Dirda. John Scalzi profiles Jasper Fforde. Pat’s Fantasy Hotlist [...]

December 30, 2009 // 1 Comment

SF Tidbits for 12/29/09

Interviews/Profiles The Agony Column interviews Jeffrey Ford (podcast). The World SF News Blog interviews Richard Calder. News Katee “Starbuck” Sackhoff to [...]

December 29, 2009 // 0 Comments


REVIEW SUMMARY: Outstanding visual effects and a compelling set of characters help this rather simple sci-fi story deliver a very entertaining experience. MY RATING: BRIEF [...]

December 28, 2009 // 18 Comments

Free Fiction for 12/28/09 3 more stories from Year’s Best Fantasy 9: “Araminta, or, The Wreck of the Amphidrake” by Naomi Novik; “If Angels Fight” by Richard [...]

December 28, 2009 // 0 Comments

Books Received: December 28, 2009

In the interest of full disclosure, here are the books and stuff we received this past week, this last week of 2009. Related posts: Books Received: July 13, 2009 Books [...]

December 28, 2009 // 4 Comments

SF Tidbits for 12/28/09

Interviews/Profiles Michael A. Ventrella interviews James Enge. Fantasy Magazine interviews Claire Humphrey. News Reminder: Starship Sofa Benefit for Jeanne and Spider [...]

December 28, 2009 // 0 Comments

Sunday Cinema: X The Unknown (1956)

Synopsis: Radioactive mud-like creature terrorizes a Scottish village during the 1950’s. Need I say more? Related posts: Sunday Cinema: Origin – Spirits of the [...]

December 27, 2009 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 12/27/09

Mur Lafferty interviews Gail Carriger (Soulless). SFX interviews Dougray Scott, star of the new BBC’s new adaptation of John Wyndham’s Day of the Triffids. [...]

December 27, 2009 // 0 Comments

Catching Up on SciFi Movies (Part 6)

Here are my quick takes on the genre-related films I’ve watched in the last several weeks… The Happening (2009) – Suspenseful for about the first 30 [...]

December 26, 2009 // 2 Comments

SF Tidbits for 12/26/09

Coming Soon: The Kosher Guide to Imaginary Animals edited by Ann and Jeff VanderMeer. Charles Stross is not a fan of the new Doctor Who. Jetse de Vries asks: “Should [...]

December 26, 2009 // 0 Comments

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