Monthly Archives: June 2011

The Dark Side of the Earth

The Dark Side of the Earth by Alfred Bester After reading his novel The Stars My Destination and this collection of short stories, Alfred Bester is becoming one of my favorite sci-fi writers of the 50’s/60’s era.  He was comparatively … Continue reading

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5 Reasons Why Being Aquaman Wouldn’t Be So Bad

Aquaman has long been the joke of the Justice League and the suck of the Superfriends. Perhaps we’ve been a little unfair to Aquaman by measuring him and his powers against that of Superman and Green Lantern.  If I stop … Continue reading

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Peanut Butter Fudge Recipe

A week or two ago I ran my recipe for Chocolate Fudge.  One of the problems with making fudge is that you tend to use exactly half a can of evaporated milk for a normal sized recipe.  This leaves the … Continue reading

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The Teapot

Judy always worked slowly.  The antique shop did not have a modern cash register, every transaction had to be summed with a calculator.  Judy punched the numbers in deliberately, double-checking along the way, then wrote the receipts by hand while … Continue reading

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