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Friday YouTube: The Greatest American Hero

It was recently announced that William Katt was added to the cast of Heroes, which made me (and apparently Cynical-C) think of this: Related posts: Tube Bits For 08/01/2007 [...]

June 20, 2008 // 7 Comments

SF Tidbits for 6/20/08

Now that I’ve explained how Indiana Jones has gone SciFi, it’s completely within the realm of tidbittable items to point you towards this hilarious abridged [...]

June 20, 2008 // 0 Comments

Tube Bits for 06/20/2007

Rumors have swirled around the ABC version of Life on Mars, as David E. Kelley was said to have left the show for unknown reasons. Now, it may be that he left to save Boston [...]

June 20, 2008 // 4 Comments

Can You Name This Story? (Part 7)

Another reader writes in with a story description looking for a title. Do any of our readers out there know the title of this story? I am looking for a book title from the [...]

June 19, 2008 // 3 Comments

Comments are Working Again

Comments and links are working again. Also: For those who care, we will soon be instituting a CAPTCHA to protect against spam comments. While MT seems to have superb [...]

June 19, 2008 // 3 Comments

Beware Failing Entry/Comment Links!

There seems to be some (hopefully) minor issue with new blog software at the moment. Recent comment and permalinks don’t seem to be working. Apologies for the [...]

June 19, 2008 // 0 Comments

AFI Names Top Genre Films

The American Film Institute has named the top 10 genre films in three categories (Science-Fiction, Animated, and Fantasy): Top 10 Science-Fiction Films 2001: A Space Odyssey [...]

June 19, 2008 // 4 Comments

Fruitless Recursion, a New SF Criticism Site

From Jonathan McAlmont: Fruitless Recursion is an online journal devoted to the review and discussion of works of criticism and non-fiction relating to the SF, Fantasy and [...]

June 19, 2008 // 1 Comment

TOC: Nebula Awards Showcase 2009

Ellen Datlow has posted the table of contents for the upcoming anthology Nebula Awards Showcase 2009: Introduction by Ellen Datlow About The Science Fiction and Fantasy [...]

June 19, 2008 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 6/19/08

Forbidden Planet has Part 2 of an interview with Alan Moore. (See also: Part 1.) Gail Martin podcast-interviews Mark Chadbourn (The Burning Man). Free Fiction: “With [...]

June 19, 2008 // 7 Comments

Mind Meld: Now It’s Your Turn

It’s been just over half a year since we started pestering and prodding various people in and around the science fiction field with our questions. We’ve had quite [...]

June 18, 2008 // 7 Comments

SF Tidbits for 6/18/08

John Scalzi turns the Whatever blog mike over to Peter David, author of Tigerheart. Spectra Pulse Podcasts features Christopher Golden and Tim Lebbon, authors of Mind the [...]

June 18, 2008 // 3 Comments

Site Upgrade

SF Signal has been upgraded to Movable Type 4.  Yay us!  The new GUI (which you don’t see – neener, neener, neener) is much more slick-looking.  [...]

June 18, 2008 // 1 Comment

ApolloCon 2008

This year’s ApolloCon, Houston’s science fiction, fantasy and horror conference, happens June 27 through June 29. This year’s guests of honor include Allen [...]

June 17, 2008 // 3 Comments

REVIEW: The Crystal Cosmos by Rhys Hughes

REVIEW SUMMARY: A bizarre (but ultimately satisfying) reading experience. MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS: A scheming ship captain wishes to lay claim to a planet-sized diamond, [...]

June 17, 2008 // 0 Comments

Can You Name This Story? (Part 6)

Another reader is looking for the name of a story that eludes him. Here is the description: Sometime in the late 80’s I believe, I read a “young adult” [...]

June 17, 2008 // 7 Comments

SF Tidbits for 6/17/08

Free Fiction: Via Eos’ “Browse Inside” feature, you can read the first 3 stories from Year’s Best SF 13 edited by David G. Hartwell & Kathryn [...]

June 17, 2008 // 3 Comments

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