Daily Archives: January 11, 2007

Why, Yes, I Am Fiddling With the Background Again

Because I’m just that way, that’s why. Feel free to comment if you like.

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Snack Time is Truly Disturbing at the Wintersons

I wrote it. My friend Richard Polt drew it. It’s from way way way back in the timestream.

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Newspaper Headline: “Scalzi Back in Custody After Drink Binge”

No, it’s not me; I don’t even drink alcohol. It’s some Australian fellow who is more than a bit bonkers: Apparently he stabbed his neighbors because they were “evil clones.” Despite this, he was allowed to be detained at home rather than in mental institution or a jail; to celebrate this, he went out for […]

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Bush’s Speech on Iraq

I didn’t watch it, for the same reason I don’t watch any of Bush’s speeches anymore, which is that the man is simply painful to watch when he tries to form vowels and consonants with his lips and tongue. My understanding from reading the analysis is that Bush managed to be even less persuasive than […]

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OMW in Chinese

From a correspondent in China: Just noticed last night that the Chinese translation of Old Man’s War is out… Turns out that it’s the main selection in the January installment of the Science Fiction World Translations edition. You share the issue with Invisible Universe by Gregory Christiano and short stories by Chouhei Kanbayashi and Masaki […]

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