You know that envious feeling you get when someone says "I've never heard of ____" and you realize you're about to introduce them to something they're going to love for the rest of their life?
Yeah...my sons friend just said, "Joe Satriani? Who's that?"
Don't forget that Billy Graham was a terrible person.
The only way to revitalize atheism is to embrace social justice without reservation.
Excited to see a new @KameronHurley tale on this week!
"Escape Pod 611: When We Fall" http://escapepod.org/2018/01/18/escape-pod-611-fall/
The nights of <6 hours sleep = imminent collapse
Okay, so it's 2018...time to rally.
(But first, some sleep.)
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This week's episode of Escape Pod: "Even the Queen" by SFWA Grand Master Connie Willis, read by @vforvoice
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You know, if anyone challenges you to name the last non-genre/non-SF/non-fantasy book you read, you could do worse than tell them you read this:
captive animals & gender confusion Show more
We've had this turtle for 2 years & only just found out she's female. We're still getting used to the pronouns.
She didn't eat all of her feeder fish this summer, so there are 5 goldfish in the tank. She does hunt them, so tension is building.
It's funny to see the humans forget & call her "he" when she's hunting, but "she" when she's resting and watching the fish swim around.
I don't think the turtle cares what we call her.
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I also do #genealogy research and blog about it:
Favorite story: a 6x-great grandfather was a Hessian soldier captured by Washington who refused to leave New Jersey after the end of the war. (search the blog for Leopold Zindle)
@jrblackwell - I just cobbled together a bio about you on the Escape Artists wikia (http://escape-artists.wikia.com/wiki/J._R._Blackwell)
I recognize some of your friends from there, too - I hope I did you all justice!