Thanks for all the recs, everyone. I haven't read the Solar Queen series or the Last Planet — looking forward to picking those up.
That's a really great question. I think he would probably be like a slimmer Christopher Hitchens with more cred. I don't know if that's an insult or a compliment.
What I took from this is, Invest in Spinal Fluid. It never loses its value.
Rodney McKay sex tape!