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Lyle Skains
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"7 of the early issues are up right now, including the first six (April 1926 – September 1926) plus one additional issue (December 1926). Minus a few missing page scanz, you get all the text, all the ads, all the classic sf goodness…"

Thanks to +Elizabeth Bear who mentioned this on the tweety box.
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I want this software to be available right frakking now. I love this.
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I love her because she shared this with the world.
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I ♥ Kristen Bell. And Ellen. And sloths. This is hilarious. I'm crying this is so funny.
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I support this project - can't wait to see the result and share with my students.
An educational web series that teaches the art of graphic storytelling, also known as “Comics.”
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This is fab for studying crowd sourced work. Something for my students...as +Paul Mullins noted, it would make for a fun Master's project.
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Star Wars Uncut is pure, unadulterated internet AWESOME:

Star Wars Uncut: Director's Cut
Finally, the crowd-sourced project has been stitched together and put online for your streaming pleasure. The "Director's Cut" is a feature-length film that ...
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This might be my favourite fan project of all time. I'd seen early cuts, but not the final result.
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Have just discovered the "extras" of mousing over xkcd comics. Feel a bit slow on the uptake, but nevertheless enlightened.
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Yep, I almost always read them on my phone. Sigh. 
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"The Dude" Lebowski Mullins. He spent last night in the interior of my toilet. Imagine my surprise when I sat down to use the toilet and it growled at me. 
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Can't wait to meet him! I'd keep him away from the White Russians though, then he might not pass out in the toilet so much ;)
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I love it when a writing project gets down to the decision of smart quotes or not.
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Yes definately. Are we around, and which one? Llandudno, or make a weekend of it an go some where fun?
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World Book Night coming up. Get involved! There are some pretty cool tomes on the list this year.
World Book Night | A million reasons to read a book
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Ender's Game is worth 10 times that. I've got hard copy and audiobook of it as well. Lovely Bones is a pile of s**t.
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Why is it that when I try to do some work (the work I really want to do), and overwhelming need to nap comes over me?
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Sorry about your tablecloth.
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  • University of Wales, Bangor
    PhD - Creative Writing & Digital Media, 2008 - present
  • University of Southern California
    MPW - Fiction, 2003 - 2005
  • University of New Mexico
    BA - Creative Writing, 1999 - 2001
  • Texas A&M University
    BS - Animal Science, 1995 - 1998
  • Albuquerque Academy
    1994
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  • Bangor University
    Lecturer in Writing, present
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