Daily Archives: February 17, 2008
Registration Changes at Whateveresque
Posted on February 17, 2008 10 Comments
Because of the immense number of attempted spambot sign-ups at Whateveresque, I’ve decided to change the way I do member registrations there. From now on, I will register people for memberships there on the 1st and 15th of each month, rather than on a rolling basis, as I had done. This will accomplish two things. […]
Congratulations Holly Black and Steven Gould
Posted on February 17, 2008 35 Comments
It’s a good weekend for writers of my more or less general acquaintance: The Spiderwick Chronicles, based on the book written by my pal Holly Black, came in 3rd in the weekend box office with a healthy $19 million (which is right about what I told a friend of mine it would gross, so I […]
The Power! The Power!
Posted on February 17, 2008 22 Comments
Power went out here just short of 11am and only now resumed. I am happy to report we did not have to eat any of the domestic animals in the ensuing, thankfully short-lived civilizational collapse. Hope you all likewise managed to avoid the apocalypse.
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