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Hugo Blogging: “Best” Short Story

So the Hugo Packet is out, and so as always I’m going to look at the nominees. Like last year, all but one of the entries in “best” short story is there illegitimately, as part of a campaign by a … Continue reading

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A Clarification, Re: Rabid Puppy Nominee Johnson

Jeffro Johnson, a rabid puppy nominee for “best” related work, has discovered the blog post where, in response to his nominated work, I called him “a very, very, very, stupid but harmless man”. Mr Johnson seems to consider this an … Continue reading

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Hugo Blogging: “Best” Related Work

As usual, I will be covering as many of the nominated works in the Hugo Awards as I can here. Like last year, several categories in the awards have been destroyed by the Nazi troll “Vox Day” managing to persuade … Continue reading

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Castalia Delenda Est

So, the Rabid Puppies have once again got a near clean sweep of the Hugo ballot, with “Vox Day’s” choices making up over 70% of the choices, and 100% in many categories. My friend Richard Gadsden has already put together … Continue reading

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Hugo Blogging: Best Novel

Bet you thought I’d forgotten about these, didn’t you? No, it’s just that the thought of reading any more John C Wright stuff made me feel physically ill, so I gave up on the novellas several times. I did my … Continue reading

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What Political Campaigners Can Learn From The Sad & Rabid Puppies

…apart, of course, from “don’t be like them”… For those who haven’t been following this on my blog, there are two extreme right-wing to neo-nazi groups, called the Sad Puppies and the Rabid Puppies respectively, that are calling for the … Continue reading

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Hugo Blogging “Best” Fan Writer

And so once again I dip into the sewer. The “Best” Fan Writer category in the Hugos is apparently meant to encourage SF fans to write about SF. This year, it seems to be largely made up of people who … Continue reading

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