Monthly Archives: August 2015

Hugos and SJWs

Personally I am just beyond tired of the “good vs. evil” narrative embraced by the “anti-SJW” types who populate the internet (and what does it say about you when your conception of “good” is that which directly opposes social justice?). … Continue reading

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Being a Jerk About the Hugos: Not as Effective a Strategy as You Might Think

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(Warning: Hugo neepery. Avoid if you don’t care.) As most of you know, at last Saturday’s Hugo Awards ceremony, the voters, of which there were a record number, chose not to offer awards in six categories…

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A retraction

I usually have given matters a bit of study before I give a position on them in print, so I seldom print retractions. Last night I asserted that Best Fan Writer should have been a No Award because of Laura Mixon’s … Continue reading

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So it’s basically 1 AM on a rainy Sunday morning and the Hugo Awards just finished. FIVE No Award results. FIVE. In Novella, Short Story, Related Work, and both Professional Editor categories. Only one artifact nominated by the Sad or … Continue reading

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Video Games Are Utterly Failing Trans Gamers & It’s Time We Did Something About It

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