Monthly Archives: May 2017

Alien: Covenant review

WARNING: SPOILERS BELOW! (But not that many, really.) Alien: Covenant is great fun! …as long as you don’t bring your brain into the theater with you. Scientists and logical folks (hereafter referred to as SALFs) will be nearly as horrified … Continue reading

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A must read: “My Family’s Slave”

The ashes filled a black plastic box about the size of a toaster. It weighed three and a half pounds. I put it in a canvas tote bag and packed it in my suitcase this past July for the transpacific … Continue reading

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