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Daniel Goldsmith
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Stick a fork in me, I'm done. Wrote a blog thing about social media, well, antisocial media. I'm not mad as hell and I still can't take it any more.
Social Media has always had a place, but of late that place is a rancid cesspit.
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Good healthy move. My mood has improved so much, once I've ditched reddit.
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I wrote a little about the Locus Award winners this year, and some thoughts on the future of my favourite genre. Some great books in this list I'd recommend to anyone who likes SF/F
Locus Magazine has announced the winners of its annual SF & Fantasy Awards.
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A day after #Brexit, I wrote about the result, and the likely consequences for Britain: Thoughts on a Catastrophe.

I know. I'm biased.
A day after Brexit, what are the answers to the most important questions facing Britain and the EU?
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I'd forgotten about article 7. I'm positing it will be used as a stick to create a short time frame to cause referendum 2.
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Its #Superinjunction Time over at my blog, View from Ascraeus!

Achievement Unlocked!

A little while back, having seen some twitter users reporting they were getting takedown notices from twitter for discussion of a british celebrity and his superinjuncting lawyers, I posted the following tweet1: Nice to see that Carter Fuck are sending legal threats to Irish citizens on behalf of their ...
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"Irony" doesn't mean "sort of like iron", it turns out.
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Wrote a little about the leaking of official documents in Ireland, and the harm this is doing to our democracy.

Leaks of the O’Higgins Report were another repeat performance of Blatant Unaccountability, Irish Style.
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I wrote a short review of Liu Cixin's follow up to Three Body Problem, the Dark Forest.

(spoiler: I didn't like it)
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Take 15 minutes out of your day and watch this. You won't regret it.
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John Oliver is all too often on the money - this is no exception. Well worth the effort to ahem seek out the full version on the interwebs someplace

WARNING: Use Headphones. NSFW!
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Hard thing to write, but I got there in the end.

My Panic Attack.


It always starts with a smell. Always.
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Shakes your hand.
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I wrote another book review, this time of Adrian Tchaikovsky's stunning sf epic, Children of Time.
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There are other places ... wow.
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Wrote a review of All the Birds in the Sky.

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I was born a long long time ago, grew up, left home and went out into the world.
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