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David Brin's best-selling novels (e.g. Earth, Startide Rising) are in 20+ languages. The Postman was filmed in 1997. His non-fiction -- The Transparent Society -- won the Freedom of Speech Award of the American Library Association.

Home Page: http://www.davidbrin.com

Twitter: http://twitter.com/DavidBrin1

Diaries published: 282 (552 days since last diary on Wed Nov 20, 2013 at 05:44 PM PST)

Comments posted: 716 (552 days since last comment on Wed Nov 20, 2013 at 07:29 PM PST)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 6532

Total Comment Ratings: 4763

Most Recommended Diary: A TRIBUTE TO ARTHUR CLARKE, 182 comments, 382 recommends

People Following David Brin: 349

David Brin's Most Recent Diaries:

Here is my personal posting of  the article that Salon Magazine recently featured , on how U.S. citizens might, one at a time and each of us, strike a blow against the worst political criminals ...
by David Brin
Comment Count 25 comments on Wed Nov 20, 2013 at 05:44 PM PST with 27 Recommends
For a version of this that has all the links and illustrations, visit http://davidbrin.blogspot.com/2012/10/how-democrats-and-republicans-wage-war.html Last year finally saw the end of America's ...
by David Brin
Comment Count 26 comments on Sun Oct 21, 2012 at 10:24 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
To many U.S. voters, one issue towers foremost -- the Fiscal Cliff of rising public debt. We appear to have come a long way since Vice President Dick Cheney famously said "deficits don't matter." ...
by David Brin
Comment Count 10 comments on Wed Oct 17, 2012 at 01:09 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
Well... it's back. One of the best examples of a mass-hypnotic pseudo-wisdom that helps to lobotomize politics in American life. "A democracy is always temporary in nature; it simply cannot exist ...
by David Brin
Comment Count 9 comments on Wed Oct 10, 2012 at 01:21 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
== First a quick update about coming online events == * A limited number of folks can join me in a "book tour" video-conference on Shindig (beta) on June 14 at 3 pm PDT... sign up in advance at ...
by David Brin
Comment Count 1 comments on Sun Jun 10, 2012 at 11:28 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
Here's a pair of links you'll love, and that you'll want to pass along. First, a 40 second teaser for my new novel EXISTENCE ! Then go for the real treat - a full, three minute preview trailer of ...
by David Brin
Comment Count 18 comments on Mon May 21, 2012 at 10:16 PM PDT with 23 Recommends

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