Win an Autographed Hard One from Kevin!

SandChigger | March 31, 2009

“Hard one” as in solid turd, of course. The Hack is evidently having to give his shit books away again, but that’s not what’s interesting about this one. This is: After posting nothing on the so-called “Dune Blog” on the Dune Novels website for NEARLY TWO WEEKS, Kevin has posted two new blawgs. AND BOTH [...]

Twits from the Twat

SandChigger | March 28, 2009

Over on Twitter, one womprat99 asks @TheKJA How well does that work to just walk and record? Do you transcribe by hand later or use voice-recognition software? about 14 hours ago from web in reply to TheKJA TheKJA @womprat99 I use a human typist who is familiar with my work; voice recognition doesn’t grok half [...]

Unhappy Birthday, Kevin J. Anderson!

SandChigger | March 27, 2009

And few if any returns. Sure that’s petty and childish. Ain’t gonna pretend it’s anything but. Because I wish the hack nothing but ill. Tweet

Proving he has no balls again and again: Dumb Novels BBS admin Byron Merritt!

SandChigger | March 26, 2009

Our exuberant French friend Askaris de Dar posted a list of other Dune forums in the thread by the same name over on the DN BBS. I noticed that he had done so and saved a copy onto my hard disk. As expected, admin Byron Merritt has slapped his trademark “[EDITED BY THE ALMIGHTY MODERATOR]” [...]

SyFy(Lys) Channel Tells Fans: Gyt Phuct!

SandChigger | March 23, 2009

Well … essentially that’s what they’re saying, right? (They must be taking pointers from the HLP on how to make themselves LESS RELEVANT. I do hope Byron is getting an appropriate consultancy fee.) Tweet

Ooh! Shot down by KJA on Twitter!

SandChigger | March 20, 2009

When I checked in on my Twitter home page just now I noticed that the little avatar pic for TheKJA had disappeared. Uh oh! I typed in his URL and hit the Follow button under his face and got this message: You have been blocked from following this account at the request of the user. [...]

KJA to be allowed to sabotage Nebula 2010 anthology!

SandChigger | March 17, 2009

In a surprising display of group stupidity, Mike Resnick, Catherine Asaro, Robin Wayne Bailey, Michael Bishop, Ben Bova, Michael Capobianco, Jack Dann, James Morrow, and Robert Silverberg have evidently decided to allow Kevin J. Anderson the potential of throwing a monkey-wrench into the works for the 2010 Nebula Awards anthology by asking him to be [...]