Tuesday, December 29 Hope you all had a good Christmas. I got some sweet swag, including Al Williamson's Flash Gordon , which is almost too beautiful to behold. I'll be spending the rest of the week decompressing, catching up on reading, visiting a few folks I haven't seen in while, and mentally puting this decade to bed. Monday, December 21 io9 looks year-by-year at the most important (multiple) world events of the past ten years. In comic books . Monday, December 14 Thursday, December 10 Wednesday, December 2 It is December. SF Signal asked me to participate in their latest Mind Meld, asking what was the best SF I consumed in 2009 . My answer has been posted , along with Mike Resnick's, Paul DiFillipo's, John C. Wright's, and Alastair Reynolds'. Esteemed company indeed. Sunday, November 29 My shopping is done. My tree is up. Then I intend to relax a bit and actually enjoy the Christmas season for a change. I'm uncertain how to go about that, but I'm sure I'll learn... Friday, November 20 Thursday, November 19 Thursday, November 12 Wednesday, November 11 Thursday, November 5 Sunday, November 1 It is November. Tuesday, October 27 Monday, October 26 Monday, October 19 Wednesday, October 14 Sunday, October 11 Friday, October 9 Tuesday, October 6 Sunday, October 4 Saw the hypnotic AI video art software Electric Sheep , which I couldn't stop watching. Thursday, October 1 Tuesday, September 29 Computers can be made faster using a Time Lens . Alas, there's no mention of Clark Savage , John I.Q. Nerdelbaum Frink, Jr , Roy Hinkley , Hubert J. Farnsworth , Clayton Forrester , Reed Richards , Victor Von Doom , Derek Flint , Buckaroo Banzai , Tom Strong , Angus MacGyver , or Charley Gordon . Tuesday, September 22 Sunday, September 13 Thursday, September 3 Wednesday, September 2 It is September. Wednesday, August 26 I've posted in the past about Longplayer , the 1000 year long music composition that began in 2000. Now a 1000 minute part of it is going to be performed live .