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Give My Regards to President Hoover

Perhaps the earliest computer-retrievable reference to (a) John Scalzi, from 1929. No relation, as far as I know.

One Last Thought Before I Dive Into Book Writing for Several Hours

Not that I have any time to watch late night shows tonight, but if I did, I’d be watching the ones that have actual writers working on them, and not so much the ones that don’t. (And yes,… Read More

The Moment You’ve All Been Waiting For

Oil at $100 a barrel. Happy 2008!

Lopsided Cat Laughs at My Concern

Me, letting Lopsided Cat through the door: There you are. Dude, I was worried about you last night. It got down to single digits and the wind tore shingles off the roof. I thought you might become a… Read More

How Athena is Spending Her Last Day of Christmas Break

Yes, it comes as a surprise to her as well. And no, I wasn’t really waiting around with a camera for the moment when my precious offspring barfed the content of her adorable widdle tummy into a bowl…. Read More

Promising to do to Science Fiction What Gawker Did to Celebrity

There’s a new blog out today called io9, edited by Annalee Newitz, from the same folks who brought you Gawker, Defamer and Valleywag, and which will, presumably, write about science fiction and its creators in the same way… Read More