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Fred Kiesche
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Hugo Nominations
Hearkening back to this posting and this posting , the Hugo nominations and the Retro Hugo nominations have been announced. Interesting to see where I "hit" and where I did not. And interesting to look at the nominees as a whole, not specific titles, names ...
Hearkening back to this posting and this posting, the Hugo nominations and the Retro Hugo nominations have been announced. Interesting to see where I "hit" and where I did not. And interesting to look at the nominees as a who...
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Beans of Coruscating Light!
Today's Astronomy Picture of the Day shows our Moon apparently under attack from the Martians.
Today's Astronomy Picture of the Day shows our Moon apparently under attack from the Martians.
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Harlan's Watching #58.
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Food, Glorious Food
Famous meals from famous tales . Most look very nice, but I think I'll skip the meal from Metamorphosis , thanks.
Famous meals from famous tales. Most look very nice, but I think I'll skip the meal from Metamorphosis, thanks.
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Mammatus Clouds
Today's Astronomy Picture of the Day takes us to the skies over Nebraska. Mammatus clouds! Weird skies!
Today's Astronomy Picture of the Day takes us to the skies over Nebraska. Mammatus clouds! Weird skies!
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Have him in circles
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Closeup: New Worlds
One of my favorite astronomy books was a volume co-written by Ben Bova Trudy Bell, featuring the artwork of Rick Sternbach that came out with the initial years of the so-called "Golden Age of Solar System Exploration" (a era we are still in...but which is i...
One of my favorite astronomy books was a volume co-written by Ben Bova Trudy Bell, featuring the artwork of Rick Sternbach that came out with the initial years of the so-called "Golden Age of Solar System Exploration" (a era ...
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Better Late...
How the heck did I overlook the latest Ansible from Dave Langford? For shame, for shame! Come for the news, stay for the Thog. A Dark and Hungry Thog Arises (2) . 'Even if his brain had decided to pull away from her before he became helplessly enmeshed in A...
How the heck did I overlook the latest Ansible from Dave Langford? For shame, for shame! Come for the news, stay for the Thog. A Dark and Hungry Thog Arises (2). 'Even if his brain had decided to pull away from her before he...
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Lunar Sequence
Today's Astronomy Picture of the Day is a multiple-exposure view of the recent lunar eclipse.
Today's Astronomy Picture of the Day is a multiple-exposure view of the recent lunar eclipse.
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Sweeping Clean
A new broom sweeps clean. So, apparently, do supernova .
A new broom sweeps clean. So, apparently, do supernova.
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When Hollywood Attacks
While (finally, yes, finally) watching The Avengers today, I got to wondering: which has been destroyed more, New York City or Tokyo. One friend made the argument that every alien fleet in Doctor Who follows a big sign that says "This Way To London!" but yo...
While (finally, yes, finally) watching The Avengers today, I got to wondering: which has been destroyed more, New York City or Tokyo. One friend made the argument that every alien fleet in Doctor Who follows a big sign that s...
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Permanently Underemployed.
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  • Caxton Associates LP
    Legal Assistant, 2004 - present
  • United States Army
    Tank Gunner, 1985 - 1998
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Other names
There are those who call me "Tim".
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So many books, so little time, so many ex-lover's to bury.
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Husband, Father and a Pretty Good Cook. Reader of SF/F/Hi/Sci. Keeper of abandoned dogs. Catholic Liberal Conservative Militarist.
Education
  • United States Army
    Tank Gunnery, 1985 - 1998
  • Livingston College (Rutgers University)
    Labor Studies, 1977 - 1981
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