Fair Warning

Sometime in the next 48 hours (or so), I’m going to attempt upgrading this site to its own server, the better to avoid annoying access issues. If everything works the way it should, you might not even notice…. Read More

Today’s Least Expected Amazon Categorization

Here it is. Note the category this book is #1 in: I can has clear? No! No, you can’t has clear! Not yours! You has too many ngrmz! kthxbye. Man, that’s just weird. I can’t help but think… Read More

Metatropolis Preorder and Details

Audible has finally given us the go-ahead to spill some more beans about Metatropolis, the audiobook “future cities” anthology I edited, and contributed a story for along with Elizabeth Bear, Toby Buckell, Jay Lake and Schroeder. So here… Read More

Just Don’t Look

Megan McArdle gives some advice for people freaking about their 401(k)s and IRAs. I’m not sure I’d advise conspicuous and willful short-term ignorance of the status of your retirement accounts, but I think the core of her advice… Read More

When Bacon and Politics Collide

I probably wouldn’t have posted this, except that it involved my own representative: One of Rep. John Boehner’s local offices was evacuated Monday afternoon after a suspicious package arrived in the mail… Multiple police agencies responded to the… Read More