Ugh, looking at the list, the puppies definitely shat all over it, given certain authors that stand out - for being terrible, terrible human beings and writing books that would never have been nominated based on the merits of the writing. Especially given that we’re otherwise looking at works nominated for being… Read more
I would like to add “Shockwave Rider” by John Brunner as an important proto-cyberpunk novel. Despite its dated view on computer technology I have found it to be astonishingly prescient in a lot of ways.
It might be the closest Chris gets now to playing with a Jennings.
The mental picture of Zodiac Motherfucker's father quotingNietzsche made me laugh for an unreasonable long time.
I wonder if it remembers me.
As much as people are correct in saying that anyone arguing for this game to be all white is overreacting, the way of going about it for most of the comments here is seriously one of the biggest problems that social justice discussions have. Most people aren't racist/homophobic/transphobic/sexist assholes, they just… Read more
MedievalPOC's argument is misleading though. It's dominated with images of the Queen of Sheba and St Maurice, and while those images were created in Bohemia, they clearly did not depict Bohemia or the time frame in question. Read more
In conclusion, [Phil Simms] is an unstoppable monster.
That was an awfully rapid descent down the slippery slope, what with an entire football team now trying to get married.
A new administration usually works harder on making progress, though.