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#LadyAntiBLM was trending on Twitter yesterday and is hands-down my favourite suggestion.

Jul 6
2

It is irritating! I have a first name.lastname gmail as well, I’m wondering if hers adds a middle initial or something that differentiates but only very slightly...still, who screws up their own email address? So bizarre. 

Jul 6
111

Look—If we are for prison reform, then we don’t need her in jail. That is a waste of public resources just so you can feel some sort of justice. Read more

Jul 6
98

She needs to see the inside of a cell for at least six months. Every cop-calling Karen and every lunatic white woman going crazy in grocery and other retail stores ALL need to spend a minimum of six months in jail. I’m a nearly fifty-year-old white woman, and I can say with confidence that if my fellow WW saw that Read more

Jul 3
25

Loved this book. Another rec in this kinda genre would be Special Topics in Calamity Physics by Marsha Pessl. SO GOOD. My copy is so beat up cause I find it to be such a good re-read (and I don’t usually re-read books). I wold welcome any other suggestions of this sort of book (dark, insular, secretive in-group rich Read more

Jul 2
4

I think the teams behind “Watchmen” or “Perry Mason” would be better....not a huge Westworld fan. Season 1 was good....then it went wacko.

Jul 1
3

My problem is that it is hard to tell what is “good”. Average high-fantasy/sci-fi writing bores me to tears, but GOOD writing I will gobble up all day.

Jul 1
4

I know it’s been around for awhile, but this is my new favorite io9 regular feature. I’m reading a lot during lockdown—especially queer sci-fi/modern fantasy—and finding new stuff to read is always a challenge.

Jul 1
1

You see that time stamp. I’m bleary because it went on till 5 this morning and I’m hoping it’s just benevolent ghosts as opposed to wasps or some loose electrical cable

Jul 1
1

We have bumping against one side of the house ... with literally no idea what it could be 

Jun 29
4

Stephen Fry was apparently condescending towards her at some point and she made sure every book he read had the phrase “pocketed it” because he struggled with it. That’s a looooooong time for a grudge that small. She’s not a nice person. Read more

Jun 27
3

He’s definitely the weakest actor of the core cast so it won't be much trouble recasting him. Which I hope they do, because he can fuck off.

Jun 27
18

She’s our link to the non-Roci parts of the Expanse universe. Sometimes via her “day to day” life on whatever station or planet she gets stranded on, sometimes via her “in the room where it happened” access to interplanetary politics, which she gets by occasionally relenting and taking a high-paying, high-prestige job Read more