Playing With Chrome

Which is to say I’ve downloaded the new Google browser and have been playing with it today. Early thoughts: Meh. It’s okay so far. It doesn’t compel me to switch my default browser from Firefox, but it’s not… Read More

Suddenly It All Makes Sense

I think I’ve figured it out. The vetting process for Sarah Palin as McCain’s VP makes sense if: Every single person on McCain’s vetting committee is a sleeper cell Democrat. Discuss.

Attention Authors: More Big Ideas Needed

Fellow authors (and related editors, publishers, and publicists), if you’ve been asking yourself, “Hey, how do I promote this book I will soon have in the stores, to up to 40,000 unique readers daily, all of whom have… Read More

In A World Without The Guy Who Says “In a World”

Don LaFontaine died yesterday. You’ll miss his voice, even if you didn’t really know who he was:

Whateveresque Registration Open, 9/2/08

If you’ve been pining for the opportunity to join Whateveresque, the Whatever reader forum, de-pine yourself this very moment, because from now until 10pm this evening, you can register! Go now! Fulfill your destiny! And, also, write some… Read More

Attention Fans of Patrick Rothfuss

Tobias Buckell has The Best Picture of Pat EVARâ„¢ (and a contest to go with it). If you don’t click through right now, you will regret it all your days. I’m totally serious, folks.

Whatever X, Day II

What follows is proof Athena’s always been a primary component of Whatever: AUGUST 4, 2000: The Unbearable Cuteness of Being Athena This week’s entry into the insufferable “My Spawn Is Way Better Than Your Spawn” contest I currently… Read More