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New WordPress, Same Site

December 30, 2009 No Comments »

Just updated the site to the latest version of WordPress. No other changes yet, but we’ll see what happens in the next days and weeks. Suggestions? Does the site need... Read More »

Theater Undreground: Not What You Expected – Review

October 30, 2009 No Comments »

A new Theater Undreground production always seems like a good time for another post to my homepage.  (If you like more frequent info & updates, become a fan of my... Read More »

The Trouble with Twilight – A Review

July 19, 2009 No Comments »

(There are SPOILERS below.  And hard-hitting opinions.  You’ve been warned.) Twilight is not a very good book.  It has numerous problems that I’ll go into below, but there is one... Read More »

Theater Undreground: A Quartet of Comedies – Review

June 22, 2009 No Comments »

Has it really been six weeks since my last trip to Theater Undreground in Richmond, IL?  Hardly seems like it.  Yet, TU’s ambitious spring/summer schedule has drawn me back to... Read More »

Ripe Conditions for a Fine Time — Review

May 9, 2009 No Comments »

Some friends of mine at work are involved with a local stage production — and they’ve done a very fine job. Below is my review of the play (cross-posed from... Read More »

Susan Boyle Performance

April 15, 2009 No Comments »

If you haven’t seen (heard) this, you need to.  Really Read More »

Martian Movies – What are your faves?

April 12, 2009 No Comments »

This question has been bugging me for a while now: Why aren’t there more good SF movies about Mars?  I mean, there are plenty of good SF books about Mars,... Read More »

Dave Arneson, RIP

April 8, 2009 No Comments »

Dave Arneson passed away today after a long illness.  He was the co-creator of Dungeons & Dragons, the game that changed my life and resulted in marriage (my wife plays,... Read More »

Big Changes in 2009

April 7, 2009 No Comments »

Well, it’s been a few months since I wrote here (You are keeping up on my regular blog, though, right?), and a lot has happened in that time.  Importantly, I’m... Read More »

Uncanny New Year

January 2, 2009 No Comments »

Happy New Year, one and all!  May 2009 be even better than we hope! Good news for the start of 2009!  Uncanny Radio has been selected as a featured show... Read More »