In reply to: scottsigler wrote a new post, STARSHIP TROOPERS 20th Anniversary Scifi classic, or classic trash? You have your opinion, we have ours, which we share in this lovely recap of an extremely fun and slightly […] View
I had a flick through a “book of the film” once, and Paul Verhoeven said that he felt he couldn’t include much of the book, in particular the tech, because it had already been used so much in sci-fi movies that he would be accused of plagiarism.
4 years ago
Ben Thorp posted a new activity commentIn reply to: A Kovacs wrote a new post, FridayFix • Dystopic Super Bowl 50 This morning io9 published this quiz: Fictional Dystopia or the Super Bowl?, by Katharine Trendacosta. Scott and I recorded ourselves taking the qui […] View
I liked the Baldwin/Marino advert a fair bit. (Although the Toyota Prius advert was funny in how desperate it was – “look at us, people *do* like us and we drive fast and efficient. Please love us”
4 years, 9 months ago
Ben Thorp replied to the topic So the Portath are going to fix him right? in the forum THE CHAMPION Forum (Spoiler alert! Don’t come in here if you haven’t read it).
I think the title of the next book will be very revealing – it could be “The Coach”, or “The General”. Maybe “The Hall-of-Famer”, but I doubt it.
Most likely Scott will (a) knock us sideways with the title, (b) knock us further sideways with a title that *could* refer to Quentin, but actually refers to someone else….
5 years, 4 months ago
Ben Thorp posted a new activity commentIn reply to: A Kovacs wrote a new post, FridayFix – THE CHAMPION recap, GFL Book VI news Hey Junkies! We’re still at SiglerFest2K14 in Vegas, but wanted to do a quick follow-up now that THE CHAMPION has been shipped and ebook […] View
Just got mine this morning (in the UK) o/
Number 156 – need to go and check if that’s my lowest yet. Will I ever get an elusive 2-digit copy?!?
5 years, 5 months ago
Ben Thorp posted a new activity commentIn reply to: scottsigler wrote a new post, NOCTURNAL #47: Q & A Pt Two And here is the second half of our mega-fun Question & Answer episode for the NOCTURNAL wrap-up. We loved your calls and your emails. Ya done good, kids. […] View
Oh Captain, my Captain – A is right, and I am still listening. 🙂
Captain America – Pirate? I think not.