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Commented on What scared H. P. Lovecraft
The hard thing about Lovecraft to me, is that he seems to depend upon the reader having his fears. I like your Lovecraftian stories better, being more about ideas. Horror that requires we be afraid depends upon the reader's fears....
Commented on Parasites
Don't *all* animals eat plants or plant eaters? Aren't plants alive?...
Commented on Understanding Reader Reviews
I trust reviews from people whose taste I trust. For instance, today I bought an e-book after reading a favorable review of it by Lois McMaster Bujold....
Commented on Workaholism
I learned a new (Scottish) word today: Hogmanay. I've never been one who cared much either way about New Year's - it's just a day. I worked with a computer operator who was of Japanese background and was popular in...
Commented on Geopolitics in the raw
It's the story of the frog and the scorpion. We're in Afghanistan because it's our nature. With a similar end that the scorpion got. We don't need conspiracies to explain our idiocies....
Commented on Unpleasant Medicine
It's not just capitalist businesses that are willing to go for profits at the expense of our future - society as a whole does the same thing. Which politicians are willing to make hard choices instead of borrowing from the...