Curse My Accursed Honesty!

This just happened, I SWEAR: Phone guy: I’m calling for John Scalzi. Me: He is me. Phone guy: Hi, I’m calling from the Jon Huntsman campaign and we know that you made a contribution to his campaign, and… Read More

Reminder: Tis the Season Not to Be an Ass

Question from e-mail: Any thoughts on the current state of the War on Christmas™? I think it’s about as silly as it ever was, considering that Christmas has conquered December, occupied November and metastasized into late October. To… Read More

Newspaper Dreams

About twice a year I have a dream where for whatever reason I’m back at the University of Chicago and I’m once again working on the student newspaper, the Chicago Maroon. Last night was one of those times;… Read More

2011 SF Film in Review

It’s that time of year again, so over at FilmCritic.com I give the major studio science fiction films of 2011 a quick once-over, with observations about Transformers, Rise of the Planet of the Apes, Super 8 and the… Read More