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Juliana Brost

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When I cook, Darth Vader is always with me.
 
Yes, bacon on healthy turkey burgers. You want to. You need it. (Dark side, join it you will)
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Calling all fans of #Steampunk and #Piracy and Strong Female Characters and EXCELLENT Writing! "SKY KNIGHT" by Sandra Harvey is most excellent, indeed! Read the review, and click the "Amazon" link in the post to pick up your own copy today! #amreading
 
Just finished an AWESOME book! Steampunk airships, political conspiracies, swashbuckling pirates--and a young woman who doesn't give up. Read all about it! Follow the "Amazon" link on the post to obtain your own copy TODAY! #ReadersReview #steampunk #scifi #pirates  
Synopsis from Amazon:  Taliah Storme is a sky knight, a protector of the Skylands. Armed with an airship and a full crew, her newest task should be a simple one: bring in the sky pirate captain, Erikson Roarke. Yet the missio...
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+Amanda Manning I haven't heard of that one, so I can't say... But regardless, "SKY KNIGHT" is absolutely worth the read!
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A re-share
 
feliz nochesita  ^-^ :)
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Kimm Antell

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Has anyone played Artemis?  I heard it was lots of fun, but not ready to drop money on it without real reviews.

http://www.artemis.eochu.com/
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It is a lot of fun but you need the right people to play it with.
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W.O. Cassity

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A new show idea:  Story Time

Have someone read bedtime stories so that parents can snuggle up to their little ones and listen along.  
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My favorite kid's book to curl up with my kid is Fortunately the Milk by Gaiman.  I plan on listening to The Graveyard Book audiobook version with him on our next road trip to CO.  Last 30 hour drive it was The Once and Future King.  As it was, we only got 50% through.  YouTube has typically shaky versions of people reading picture books.(for young kids check out What Do You Do With An Idea?)  I do prefer the actual reading, and having my kid read to me when I get tired.   It would be awesome if G&S returned Written By a Kid! 
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Juliana Brost

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Doctor Who and Firefly's Jewel Staite.  Homemade cosplay outfit.  Convention pictures.  I think I am done for the night!
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I was lucky enough to go to the first Doctor Who convention in Cardiff and they had the weeping angels statues there.  They are just as terrifying in real life.
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Juliana Brost

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Graffiti artists have paid a series of tributes to the author, who died last month
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Juliana Brost

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While I get excited about Gencon as warm weather arrives, it pains me to know my state is attempting grand f**kery by passing unconstitutional laws that give vague and wide open opportunities to discriminate.  Let's make a real attempt at Jost's joke.  Btw, the deadpan stare at the end of the joke is just perfect.  If there is any business that refuses service, lets make sure everyone else knows to boycott it.  I do not think this will happen in Indy, as it is the only liberal area in the state (other than Bloomington).  I would worry more about those tiny towns that I pass on the way to Cincy or St Louis. I infer that Pence is doing this to pump up his street cred with the GOP in preparation for a future presidential run.  A dick move, but not a surprising one.  Even the name of the bill, the Religious Freedom Restoration Act, is total and purposeful shenanigans.   Politicians love to twist words around like that. (Remember the Patriot Act?)
Colin Jost and Michael Che tackle the week's news, including Hillary Clinton wiping her email server clean and Ted Cruz announcing he’ll be running for president. Olya Povlatsky (Kate McKinnon) discusses the Russian economy. [Season 40, 2015]
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This law has been amended as of a day ago to not allow discrimination. GC sent out an update last night.
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Juliana Brost

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https://www.gencon.com/events/82558
There are still tickets left! 
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Well, I'm not complaining as it takes me 15 minutes to get to the Con.  Plus, I know where the good beer is so no loss for me
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FREE AUDIOBOOK:
Classic sci-fi horror audiobook
THE INVISIBLE MAN by H  G  Wells
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=79bZ2ky3uBw
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Kimm Antell

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We all agree, past events can affect the present. And present events affect the future. But few would credibly argue that future events can affect the past.
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There's nothing surprising about this result (and similar experiments were done a while ago). It's nice to see it validated though.

Personally I'm fond of the Transactional Model of Quantum Mechanics because it does not require anything as strange as defining exactly what an observation is. Either that or the "Zero Worlds" interpretation in which everything is Quantum and there is no collapse.
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Juliana Brost

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My son remarks, as he walks away from a half eaten bowl of pasta, "I am done but not full."  He knows that I made cookies earlier.

I respond, "You are not done if you want dessert."

He walks back and tries to get a laugh by doing a perfect fake face plant into his bowl saying, "It was gravity."  (At that moment we were watching SNL on Hulu.  So, of course he was trying to distract us by getting a chuckle.  It worked.)  He followed the joke by saying an aside of, "It was the Spaghetti Face-Time Continuum." 

He wins.  Game over.  At six, his ingenuity of punning on science, pasta, and pratfalls just made my night.  
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52 Hours to go and about 98% Funded, anyone out there who can push us over the edge? These cards were designed for use in RPG or tarot games. https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1049685103/the-psychobilly-tarot
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Kimm Antell

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Bill Nye, CEO, The Planetary Society is raising funds for LightSail: A Revolutionary Solar Sailing Spacecraft on Kickstarter! Unlimited free energy from the sun will provide CubeSat propulsion and revolutionize access to space for low-cost citizen projects.
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Juliana Brost

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Saturday morning at the arcade. Good times.
 
Saturday morning arcade with the kids. It is rare to find decent prizes. Hazel is rocking the fishing game while Haydon and Theo are thrill yelling in the background somewhere to some emersive pirate game. Good times
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Juliana Brost

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My kid and I saw this at the same time and had the same reaction.  I want a set!!!
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Those are pretty!
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D&D Encounters live from Comic Quest in El Toro, CA
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