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Josh Wimmer
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Jan 21 2013
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It's true, Doc. You are an especially outstanding star in a galaxy full of bright ones!

Jan 21 2013
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Why didn't we ban you? I guess I didn't have banning power at the time. I'm not sure I have banning power now.

Jan 21 2013
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You have not ever written anything for this website. It is well known that you pay a sweatshop in Southeast Asia to produce the posts with your byline, and that is why they make only a modicum more sense than on those ever-rarer occasions when you rouse your addled mind from its opium haze to abuse the language in Read more

Jul 17 2012
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I think this is his polite way of saying he's not interested in our Wanda Seldon/Bors Alurin slashfic, Alasdair.

Jul 17 2012
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I know you spend a fair amount of time looking at metrics — how many page views the Gawker Media blogs get, repeat visitors, demographic information. Has that stuff advanced to a point where it's at all comparable to psychohistory, where you can look at the data and predict pretty accurately what's going to happen Read more

Jul 17 2012
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What was it about the Foundation stories that struck you most when you first read them — a concept? a particular story? their scope? And what strikes you most about them now?

May 11 2012
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Well, McLuhan said electric technology both turns people inward and permits us to more easily notice patterns, because instead of multiple chains of causally connected events, the world starts to look like a field. So I blame all the self-referential stories on, as ever, the telegraph.

May 10 2012
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No, you were also suggesting, based on nothing but your own groundless inference, that he was self-absorbed and not treating his fiancée as well as he ought to. Read more

May 9 2012
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It's just barely possible that he discussed it with her and, like most brides, she didn't want a hand-forged meteorite ring. But probably he doesn't deserve the benefit of the doubt, since you would know the ins and outs of their relationship so well. Read more

May 7 2012
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That would have been good, especially since "Because we'll need them to" was pretty weak.

Apr 30 2012
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It just seems a pity to have all this knowledge and not share it. Also, all these fuzzy handcuffs. Read more

Apr 26 2012
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Who would have expected him to take something that already made sense and totally change it?

Apr 26 2012
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Well, we have a lot crazier sex at the beaches I frequent.