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by Clipping Service
Fri Sep 18, 2009 4:45 pm
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: September 2009
Replies: 0
Views: 61387

Kim Stanley Robinson

Name: Clipping Service Source: unca20091007.htm mixes it up, re. Science Fiction and Prestigious Literary Awards: "According to Robinson the ghettoisation of science fiction is a comparatively recent phenomenon. He pointed to a little known letter written by Virginia Woolf to the science fiction wr...
by Clipping Service
Fri Sep 18, 2009 4:45 pm
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: September 2009
Replies: 0
Views: 61387

Kim Stanley Robinson

Name: Clipping Service Source: unca20091009.htm mixes it up, re. Science Fiction and Prestigious Literary Awards: "According to Robinson the ghettoisation of science fiction is a comparatively recent phenomenon. He pointed to a little known letter written by Virginia Woolf to the science fiction wr...
by Clipping Service
Wed Sep 16, 2009 12:16 pm
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: September 2009
Replies: 0
Views: 61387

Great Writer

Name: Clipping Service
Source: unca20091007.htm
on Great Writer. Dennis Lehane on Michael Connelly (and Harry Bosch):

http://tinyurl.com/qunt5u
by Clipping Service
Wed Sep 16, 2009 12:16 pm
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: September 2009
Replies: 0
Views: 61387

Great Writer

Name: Clipping Service
Source: unca20091009.htm
on Great Writer. Dennis Lehane on Michael Connelly (and Harry Bosch):

http://tinyurl.com/qunt5u
by Clipping Service
Sat Sep 05, 2009 2:38 pm
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: September 2009
Replies: 0
Views: 61387

168,178,719

Name: Clipping Service
Source: unca20091007.htm
The total number of book titles in the world, according to the head of metadata (geekspeak for cataloguing) for Google Books, when we counted them last Friday.

Just thought I'd mention it.


by Clipping Service
Sat Sep 05, 2009 2:38 pm
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: September 2009
Replies: 0
Views: 61387

168,178,719

Name: Clipping Service
Source: unca20091009.htm
The total number of book titles in the world, according to the head of metadata (geekspeak for cataloguing) for Google Books, when we counted them last Friday.

Just thought I'd mention it.


by Clipping Service
Wed Sep 02, 2009 4:48 am
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: September 2009
Replies: 0
Views: 61387

Jan

Name: Clipping Service Source: unca20091009.htm I can pretty much GUARANTEE you that Erik is NOT offended by the post you mentioned. And I bet Harlan is OK with it, too. I know he enjoys the faux poetry that Google Translations instantly creates -- as I have trod this ground before -- and is well a...
by Clipping Service
Wed Sep 02, 2009 4:48 am
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: September 2009
Replies: 0
Views: 61387

Jan

Name: Clipping Service Source: unca20091007.htm I can pretty much GUARANTEE you that Erik is NOT offended by the post you mentioned. And I bet Harlan is OK with it, too. I know he enjoys the faux poetry that Google Translations instantly creates -- as I have trod this ground before -- and is well a...
by Clipping Service
Tue Sep 01, 2009 4:36 am
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: September 2009
Replies: 0
Views: 61387

The German review

Name: Clipping Service Source: unca20091009.htm that Jan just linked to, translated. BOY, do those Krauts know how to turn a phrase..... "An open box of magnesium in Flammenzunge rain!!" "The vomit from the piston engine block!" "A real volcano smoke behind the incense of self-promotion!" And, of c...
by Clipping Service
Tue Sep 01, 2009 4:36 am
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: September 2009
Replies: 0
Views: 61387

The German review

Name: Clipping Service Source: unca20091007.htm that Jan just linked to, translated. BOY, do those Krauts know how to turn a phrase..... "An open box of magnesium in Flammenzunge rain!!" "The vomit from the piston engine block!" "A real volcano smoke behind the incense of self-promotion!" And, of c...
by Clipping Service
Tue Aug 18, 2009 7:02 am
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: August 2009
Replies: 1224
Views: 182471

Best

Name: Clipping Service
Source: unca20091007.htm
one sentence encapsulation of entire Health Care "Debate" I have heard to date:

"DENY ME HEALTHCARE, OR GIVE ME DEATH!"

"nuff said!
by Clipping Service
Tue Aug 18, 2009 7:02 am
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: August 2009
Replies: 1224
Views: 182471

Best

Name: Clipping Service
Source: unca20091009.htm
one sentence encapsulation of entire Health Care "Debate" I have heard to date:

"DENY ME HEALTHCARE, OR GIVE ME DEATH!"

"nuff said!
by Clipping Service
Sat Aug 15, 2009 7:05 am
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: August 2009
Replies: 1224
Views: 182471

BEST

Name: Clipping Service Source: unca20091007.htm "DREAMS" review EVER!! "Harlan Ellison simply never stops. He has pooped his life violating the laws of thermodynamics in every attainable orifice." AND "Harlan Ellison has the fundamental presumption of a supremely deft autodidact. He does not suffer...
by Clipping Service
Sat Aug 15, 2009 7:05 am
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: August 2009
Replies: 1224
Views: 182471

BEST

Name: Clipping Service Source: unca20091009.htm "DREAMS" review EVER!! "Harlan Ellison simply never stops. He has pooped his life violating the laws of thermodynamics in every attainable orifice." AND "Harlan Ellison has the fundamental presumption of a supremely deft autodidact. He does not suffer...
by Clipping Service
Sun Aug 09, 2009 6:06 am
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: August 2009
Replies: 1224
Views: 182471

Harlan on PBS....

Name: Clipping Service Source: unca20091007.htm DREAMS WITH TEETH features a brief excerpt from this 1981 half hour PBS documentary. Here is the entire thing: http://diva.sfsu.edu/bundles/187457 It is a bit slow to load, but worth the wait. Harlan (and pipe) appears about five minutes in, and reapp...

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