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Robert Heinlein had this chart: a big piece of paper marked off into columns. One column was a timeline, starting in the not-to-distant future and going on a couple centuries beyond. In the others ...
by quarkstomper
Comment Count 24 comments on Sun Jul 24, 2011 at 06:30 PM PDT with 33 Recommends
Part 1 As last we saw, a large metallic cylinder has ...
by quarkstomper
Comment Count 34 comments on Sun Jun 26, 2011 at 07:48 PM PDT with 21 Recommends
In honor of Father's Day, and thinking of my own Dad who passed away last December, I thought I'd repost this diary I originally wrote ...
by quarkstomper
Comment Count 14 comments on Sun Jun 19, 2011 at 12:30 PM PDT with 21 Recommends
No one would have believed in the last years of the nineteenth century that this world was being watched keenly and closeley by intelligences greater than man's, and yet as mortal as his ...
by quarkstomper
Comment Count 87 comments on Sun Jun 19, 2011 at 06:30 PM PDT with 39 Recommends
Uh oh, it looks like another bye week. Sorry gang; between my daughter's graduation and family coming over to visit this weekend, and a breaking story about Archie Comics, I had less time to finish ...
by quarkstomper
Comment Count 47 comments on Sun Jun 05, 2011 at 07:19 PM PDT with 23 Recommends