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by Michael Mayhew
Wed Mar 05, 2008 8:05 am
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: March 2008
Replies: 0
Views: 47513

Magazine submissions

Name: Michael Mayhew Source: unca20080511.htm TALLY: "can I submit the piece to various magazines and whoever jumps on it first wins?" That is what's known as a "simultaneous submission" and it is generally bad form. Most magazines will not read a story that has been shotgunned out to a lot of othe...
by Michael Mayhew
Mon Mar 03, 2008 12:33 pm
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: March 2008
Replies: 0
Views: 47513

Ellison/Williams audio interview

Name: Michael Mayhew Source: unca20080511.htm HARLAN: Got it. I shall return to fretting about my own life. And also the election. And also, well, everything. By the way, did you see in today's LA Times Calendar section an article about Scientology protesters? I'm pretty sure the "Anonymous" group ...
by Michael Mayhew
Mon Mar 03, 2008 8:37 am
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: March 2008
Replies: 0
Views: 47513

Victorian photos of the dead

Name: Michael Mayhew Source: unca20080511.htm ... are a story point in the Nicole Kidman "The Others." A good, creepy movie I thought. Tally: I had a story published in the revived Weird Tales a few years back. They've since shuffled their top staff, but they still take unsolicited manuscripts. The...
by Michael Mayhew
Sun Mar 02, 2008 2:18 pm
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: March 2008
Replies: 0
Views: 47513

Hubbard Videos on UTube

Name: Michael Mayhew Source: unca20080511.htm Hey All, Just to clarify: There are two Ellison/Hubbard-related videos on Utube. 1) Robin Williams Interviewing HE, including the story of a gathering with LRH present, where the idea of making money via religion comes up. Posted by Chanology Project. 2...
by Michael Mayhew
Sat Mar 01, 2008 6:42 pm
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: March 2008
Replies: 0
Views: 47513

Hubbard UTube

Name: Michael Mayhew Source: unca20080511.htm On the UTube page with the interview in question there is a link to the person who posted the video: http://www.youtube.com/user/CHANOLOGYPROJECT Looks like this is a person or persons deeply dedicated to putting the hurt on the Church of Scientology. I...
by Michael Mayhew
Sat Mar 01, 2008 10:33 am
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: March 2008
Replies: 0
Views: 47513

Inappropriate Thoughts

Name: Michael Mayhew Source: unca20080511.htm Steve B-- Many years ago I was shooting a student film in a park in Redlands, California. I had a cast of three dancers from a local college, and a ten year old kid. For crew there was just myself and an old high school buddy, shooting super-8. It was c...
by Michael Mayhew
Tue Feb 26, 2008 11:01 pm
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: February 2008
Replies: 0
Views: 42070

Rap - or more accurately, hip hop

Name: Michael Mayhew Source: unca20080511.htm DTS-- Regarding "Rappers who steal other musicians' riffs and call it 'sampling.'" These days I believe there is a system whereby the original artist is paid for the use of sampled material. And I'll probably get pummeled for this opinion, but I think t...
by Michael Mayhew
Sun Feb 24, 2008 8:10 pm
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: February 2008
Replies: 0
Views: 42070

How To Detect A Troll

Name: Michael Mayhew Source: unca20080511.htm 1) They cower behind a pseudonym while they call their betters "panty-waist prissy pussyfooters" 2) Their vomit-spatter prose, replete with unsupported accusations, bigotry, half-truths, and outright lies. FYI, "Edo," while your hero was ducking his Tex...
by Michael Mayhew
Sun Feb 24, 2008 5:02 pm
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: February 2008
Replies: 0
Views: 42070

Cancellation of ASSASSINS -- Mike Daisey

Name: Michael Mayhew Source: unca20080511.htm SCOTT SUMMERS -- This afternoon I forwarded the link to the Inside Higher Ed piece to Mike Daisey (the very gifted monologist). I see now that he has posted the link, and a rather massive excerpt from it on his site (mikedaisey.com). This is a good thin...
by Michael Mayhew
Fri Feb 22, 2008 10:32 pm
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: February 2008
Replies: 0
Views: 42070

Arkansas Tech Letter

Name: Michael Mayhew
Source: unca20080511.htm
ADAM-TROY

Your letter to the boneheads in AK is excellent. May I suggest you also send it to the student newspaper?

(but you might want to proof it again first, I think there are a couple typos in the version you posted)

MM


by Michael Mayhew
Wed Feb 20, 2008 10:27 pm
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: February 2008
Replies: 0
Views: 42070

Couple thngs

Name: Michael Mayhew Source: unca20080511.htm TAD DUNTEN: You're most welcome. Glad it worked out. I've only met Harlan a couple times, at book signings (where he was always a gracious good sport), but I've learned a hell of a lot about life and writing from his work over the years, plus been enter...
by Michael Mayhew
Sat Feb 09, 2008 4:12 pm
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: February 2008
Replies: 0
Views: 42070

re: Soda Pop

Name: Michael Mayhew Source: unca20080219.htm I haven't tried the particular brand that KOS recommends, however I do have a handy tip for those here who 1) remember with delight the original Coca Cola from the old days when they made it with sugar, not corn syrup and 2) live in the LA area. There i...
by Michael Mayhew
Sat Feb 02, 2008 8:57 am
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: February 2008
Replies: 0
Views: 42070

Television Edits

Name: Michael Mayhew Source: unca20080219.htm This is a tale not so much of censorship as of unadulterated jackanapery. Probably the person responsible got fired. Probably, to this day, they feel it was worth it. Back about twenty years ago Channel 5, here in LA, would do a thing called The Channel...
by Michael Mayhew
Tue Jan 29, 2008 6:22 pm
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: January 2008
Replies: 0
Views: 41920

"...a jackanapes moment"

Name: Michael Mayhew Source: unca20080219.htm Sandra and Ian- Let me belatedly pile on to the group love hug. I have so hugely enjoyed reading this saga (as has my wife - I've been reading the installments aloud to her) (she's a teacher, by the way). Tonight's punch line: "This is a jackanapes mome...
by Michael Mayhew
Sun Dec 16, 2007 6:47 am
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: December 2007
Replies: 0
Views: 41885

There are many more important subjects...

Name: Michael Mayhew Source: unca20071217.htm ...to talk about than this... ...Cindy, your story is frightening on many levels, good luck and godspeed to you... ...Roger, best of luck with your mom's health, the last 30 days have been a rough time for my own circle as well, I know too well the feel...

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