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by steveperry
Thu Nov 12, 2009 11:25 am
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: November 2009
Replies: 0
Views: 64347

Up for Grabs

Name: Steve Perry Source: unca20100401.htm If you watch the infamous video, you'll see that there is no grabbing involved. Does Harlan touch Connie's breast with his fingertips? Looks like it to me. "Grab," as I understand the term? ("Grab: grasp or seize suddenly and roughly. Grasp: seize and hold...
by steveperry
Thu Nov 12, 2009 11:25 am
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: November 2009
Replies: 0
Views: 64347

Up for Grabs

Name: Steve Perry Source: unca20100219.htm If you watch the infamous video, you'll see that there is no grabbing involved. Does Harlan touch Connie's breast with his fingertips? Looks like it to me. "Grab," as I understand the term? ("Grab: grasp or seize suddenly and roughly. Grasp: seize and hold...
by steveperry
Wed Nov 11, 2009 8:08 am
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: November 2009
Replies: 0
Views: 64347

Unhand Those Leeches, Sir!

Name: Steve Perry Source: unca20100401.htm Kristian -- With due respect to your intentions to oust the aisles of snake-oil, leave off on the leeches. Medically, they are still in use, sometimes following microsurgery, and more effective than any high-tech toy or RX for doing what they do. Maggots, ...
by steveperry
Wed Nov 11, 2009 8:08 am
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: November 2009
Replies: 0
Views: 64347

Unhand Those Leeches, Sir!

Name: Steve Perry Source: unca20100219.htm Kristian -- With due respect to your intentions to oust the aisles of snake-oil, leave off on the leeches. Medically, they are still in use, sometimes following microsurgery, and more effective than any high-tech toy or RX for doing what they do. Maggots, ...
by steveperry
Fri Nov 06, 2009 2:01 pm
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: November 2009
Replies: 0
Views: 64347

Oops. Mea Culpa

Name: steve Perry
Source: unca20100401.htm
I sit corrected. Should have done my research before I spoke -- apparently the guns the Major used were not issue weapons.

My mistake. Sorry.

Perry
by steveperry
Fri Nov 06, 2009 2:01 pm
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: November 2009
Replies: 0
Views: 64347

Oops. Mea Culpa

Name: steve Perry
Source: unca20100219.htm
I sit corrected. Should have done my research before I spoke -- apparently the guns the Major used were not issue weapons.

My mistake. Sorry.

Perry
by steveperry
Fri Nov 06, 2009 1:50 pm
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: November 2009
Replies: 0
Views: 64347

Shootings

Name: steve Perry Source: unca20100401.htm A slight correction, Unk. The nut in Florida was a civilian, and where he got his hardware, I dunno, but the shrink was a soldier and an officer, and I suspect he was using training and a piece issued to him by the military as he Allah ackbar-ed his way al...
by steveperry
Fri Nov 06, 2009 1:50 pm
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: November 2009
Replies: 0
Views: 64347

Shootings

Name: steve Perry Source: unca20100219.htm A slight correction, Unk. The nut in Florida was a civilian, and where he got his hardware, I dunno, but the shrink was a soldier and an officer, and I suspect he was using training and a piece issued to him by the military as he Allah ackbar-ed his way al...
by steveperry
Thu Nov 05, 2009 1:51 pm
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: November 2009
Replies: 0
Views: 64347

eReaders

Name: Steve Perry Source: unca20100401.htm Y0u might want to hold off on buying an eReader for a few months. There are some new ones coming down the pike. (If you have an iPhone, you can use it, albeit the screen is tiny, to get books off Amazon.com'sKindle list, and while I haven't checked, I woul...
by steveperry
Thu Nov 05, 2009 1:51 pm
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: November 2009
Replies: 0
Views: 64347

eReaders

Name: Steve Perry Source: unca20100219.htm Y0u might want to hold off on buying an eReader for a few months. There are some new ones coming down the pike. (If you have an iPhone, you can use it, albeit the screen is tiny, to get books off Amazon.com'sKindle list, and while I haven't checked, I woul...
by steveperry
Mon Nov 02, 2009 5:05 pm
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: November 2009
Replies: 0
Views: 64347

Burke

Name: Steve Perry Source: unca20100401.htm Vachss -- Oh, yeah, he did eighteen books, in the series featuring Burke, a ne'er-do-well who does do well as a champion of abused children. Gritty, with a supporting cast of junkyard dogs -- sometimes literally -- who wind up helping Burke up skewer pedop...
by steveperry
Mon Nov 02, 2009 5:05 pm
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: November 2009
Replies: 0
Views: 64347

Burke

Name: Steve Perry Source: unca20100219.htm Vachss -- Oh, yeah, he did eighteen books, in the series featuring Burke, a ne'er-do-well who does do well as a champion of abused children. Gritty, with a supporting cast of junkyard dogs -- sometimes literally -- who wind up helping Burke up skewer pedop...
by steveperry
Thu Oct 29, 2009 7:44 am
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: October 2009
Replies: 0
Views: 65386

Oh, Say Can you C ?

Name: Steve Perry Source: unca20100401.htm Twenty five or thirty years ago, I used to go to Damon Knight and Kate Wilhelm's house in Eugene every month or so for their mini-Milford writing workshop. I'd drive from Portland with the likes of John Shirley, Bill Gibson, Jay Rothbell -- because I had a...
by steveperry
Thu Oct 29, 2009 7:44 am
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: October 2009
Replies: 0
Views: 65386

Oh, Say Can you C ?

Name: Steve Perry Source: unca20100219.htm Twenty five or thirty years ago, I used to go to Damon Knight and Kate Wilhelm's house in Eugene every month or so for their mini-Milford writing workshop. I'd drive from Portland with the likes of John Shirley, Bill Gibson, Jay Rothbell -- because I had a...
by steveperry
Tue Oct 27, 2009 7:42 pm
Forum: The Art Deco Dining Pavilion
Topic: Pavilion Digest: October 2009
Replies: 0
Views: 65386

Beg, Borrow, or Steal?

Name: Steve Perry Source: unca20100401.htm Um, on the subject of, ah ... borrowing other writers's ideas, this is sometimes not as simple as it appears. There's not much new under the sun. Scratch a story, and you'll likely find an antecedent that wouldn't take much stretching to cry foul. I didn't...

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