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Liberalism, Centrism, and the Difference

Today I’m not very well — I’ve had what is either three separate extremely bad colds in close succession or one lingering infection that dies down and comes back, since Christmas, and today is one of the bad days, so … Continue reading

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Doctor Who and the Krikkitmen

Doctor Who and the Krikkitmen, the new novel by James Goss, has an unusual and rather tortuous history. A few years back, BBC Books published Shada, a novelisation by Gareth Roberts of a script Douglas Adams had written for Doctor … Continue reading

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On The Web

One anniversary which will not be celebrated by anyone at all this year is that this year marks the tenth anniversary of this blog. I’d blogged in various places before (some still up, most thankfully deleted), but 2008 was when … Continue reading

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New Batman 66 Post on Mindless Ones

This one on the first episode of season two. Patreon backers got this one a while back.

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Rape Culture, Autism, Ableism, Body Language and Consent

Before I start this post, a few disclaimers: Firstly, this post comes with trigger warnings for rape, rape culture, and ableism. Second, I do not speak for all autistic people here, or even for all autistic men. And third, and … Continue reading

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Linkblogging for 13/1/18

Another set of interesting links for you all… The Lib Dems are, for once, doing something to oppose Brexit *other* than call for a second referendum. They’re supporting an amendment to ensure that the “meaningful vote” of Parliament on the … Continue reading

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A Hugo Nomination Question

Just a brief one here, but… I’m not going to be nominating much for the Hugos this year, as I only read about sixty books or so last year, not enough to make a proper judgment. I’ll probably stick in … Continue reading

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