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Can You Name This Story?

Despite the awesome reputations we’ve built up as science fiction gurus with a less-than-healthy appetite for supermodel posts, we do not know everything there is to [Read more]

February 12, 2008 // 16 Comments

William Shatner Sucks!

Now before all you Trek fans get up in arms, and I consider myself one, even if I’m not as ardent a fan as I once was, this sentiment is not mine. It was voiced by none [Read more]

February 12, 2008 // 8 Comments

REVIEW: Matter by Iain M. Banks

MY RATING: After a very long dry spell, the Culture is back in Iain M. Banks’ new novel, Matter. I’ll state upfront that I absolutely love Banks’ Culture [Read more]

February 12, 2008 // 6 Comments

SF Tidbits for 2/12/08

The Canadian TV show Big Ideas features a fascinating talk by sf author Robert J. Sawyer (Rollback), who talks about the effect Hollywood has had on science fiction – [Read more]

February 12, 2008 // 0 Comments

Tube Bits for 02/12/2008

The Terminator train just keeps on rolling. Just recently The Sarah Connor Chronicles has graced our TVs (mmm, Summer Glau), now we hear that a new Terminator trilogy is in [Read more]

February 12, 2008 // 0 Comments

Is Heroes Worth Waiting For?

Short Answer: No. Longer answer: Having been away from the show, I’ve had time to reflect. I realized that no show warrants the viewer frustration it put me through. I [Read more]

February 11, 2008 // 13 Comments

Tube Bits for 02/11/2008

Check out this really cool mighty-morphin Mach 5, based on the car from the upcoming Speed Racer movie. Yes, it says ‘6’ on the car. Apparently, the car has [Read more]

February 11, 2008 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 2/11/08

New Weird News: In honor of the publication of The New Weird anthology, editors Ann and Jeff VanderMeer are hosting a contest. Tell them your “new, weird” story [Read more]

February 11, 2008 // 0 Comments

RIP: Roy Scheider

Sad news… Variety is reporting that actor Roy Scheider has passed away at age 75. Roy Scheider, who was Oscar nominated for “The French Connection” and for [Read more]

February 10, 2008 // 4 Comments

New Wall-E Trailer (#3)

Two movies are on my ‘must see’ list this year: Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull and this one, Wall-E. And now, hot on the heels of the Super [Read more]

February 10, 2008 // 2 Comments

SF Tidbits for 2/10/08

Neal Asher writes that Nightshade books is publishing his next book, Shadow of the Scorpion, on May 1st. Set in the Polity universe, The book covers the early part of [Read more]

February 10, 2008 // 0 Comments

The 7 Old Men of Science Fiction

Over at No Smoking in the Skull Cave, Becca has posted an awesome cartoon rendering of Seven Famous Science Fiction Authors. The image has clues to their identities…can [Read more]

February 9, 2008 // 4 Comments

Sign Up for Free eBooks from Tor

Irene Gallo, Art Director for Tor Books, tells us that Tor has something exciting and new on the horizon: Something new is coming. Register to be one of the first to join us, [Read more]

February 9, 2008 // 3 Comments

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