Monthly Archives: May 2013

Article: The Value of Prevention… and the Question of Responsibility

The Value of Prevention… and the Question of Responsibility http://www.lemodesittjr.com/2013/05/31/the-value-of-prevention-and-the-question-of-responsibility/ Another great thought-provoking blog post from one of my favorite authors.

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Article: Dear SFWA Writers: Let’s Chat About Censorship & Bullying

Dear SFWA Writers: Let’s Chat About Censorship & Bullying http://www.kameronhurley.com/?p=13124 My favorite anagram: Listen = Silent Try it and you might like it and/or learn something.

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Article: Did Apple conspire to fix ebook prices? The DOJ takes Cupertino to court on Monday

Did Apple conspire to fix ebook prices? The DOJ takes Cupertino to court on Monday http://www.theverge.com/2013/5/31/4364046/did-apple-conspire-to-fix-ebook-prices-the-doj-takes-cupertino-to-court-on-monday Somewhat old news in the sense that there’s nothing really new to report. I just wish this case had its sights set on Amazon.

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Article: GMO wheat

GMO wheat http://www.kingarthurflour.com/flours/gmo-wheat.html Another reason to love King Arthur Flour. All my bread is made using their flour.

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Article: China’s Food Play Extends Its Reach, Already Mighty

China’s Food Play Extends Its Reach, Already Mighty http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/30/business/wariness-over-a-deal-intended-to-deliver-more-pork-to-china.html Another reason to shop small, buy local and support your local farmer’s market.

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Book Review: The Fall of Hyperion by Simmons (3.5 Stars)

The Fall of Hyperion by Dan Simmons 3.5 out of 5 stars Read in January 2009 Warning: Spoilers I liked this novel better than the first installment, Hyperion, and it probably rates 3.5 stars. After I sleep on it, I … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Last Stormlord by Larke (2 Stars)

The Last Stormlord by Glenda Larke 2.0-2.5 out of 5 stars Read in June 2010 I just couldn’t buy an entire civilization that refused to seek out new horizons, explore beyond the status quo of barely enough water to survive … Continue reading

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