Monthly Archives: September 2008

Nicky Does a Review

I received a somewhat delayed Google alert for Nickypoo that led to David Niall Wilson’s blog. Most authors, I’m sure, check now and then to see what Google is turning up in association with their name.   Some of us have … Continue reading

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TP5 Preview

I decided to preview Nicky’s listing for TP5.  His acknowledgments page, as expected, is loaded with typos, grammatical errors, and punctuation errors. Every editor has to do one of these at one point.  I didn’t really do a formal one … Continue reading

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The Trolls Among Us

I wonder how I missed this.  It’s from last Friday.  Nicky posted another entry on DA complaining about my posting page grabs of his AC article, and about Pathogen joining SA.  He inserts a link, claiming the linked article is … Continue reading

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Context

Skeevy Mcgee posted this on SA earlier this evening. This weekend I attended Context, a convention for horror and sci-fi writers, and you wouldn’t believe how often Nicky’s name came up. I never brought up the subject myself, he’s just … Continue reading

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UFO Armada

Phleabitten continues his dive into the Land of the Crackpots. . . . apparently, this coming October (the 14th) a large number of so-called psychics say there’s gonna be a massive UFO flap of Motherships for all of Planet Earth … Continue reading

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Sing Along with Me

“Conjunction junction, what’s your function?” Does anyone else remember that from their childhood days of after-school TV?  I am ready to scream about the use of conjunctions (or lack thereof).  It was bad enough becoming a comma and punctuation Nazi; … Continue reading

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Time Traveling Brains

Philbin spends five paragraphs explaining that the brain holds memories.  Well, duh.  It really only requires a single sentence to state the obvious.  Of course, this is Philbin speaking — a guy who could spend five pages pontificating about the … Continue reading

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Another TP5 Bulletin

Peaches sent out another bulletin on MySpace.  I still don’t see where AT&T fits into the picture.  He’s been using granny’s Comcast internet connection all along, and has shown up in both my and Janrae’s logs as recently as yesterday … Continue reading

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Mason City Attack

I’ve seen this several times before, but Ben mentioned it, so I thought I’d have a little fun.  Nicky was writing under a pseudonym that contains the name of his son. Those of you that may have read most of … Continue reading

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Another Conspiracy Theory

Blecch! This video illustrates Neal Adams’s theory that the Earth is a growing entity. Neal’s not a big fan of Pangea (a single mass containing all the contemporary contintents just crammed together in a planet that’s mostly ocean). This, for … Continue reading

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