Rebooting Star Trek

While writing my review of The Empire Strikes Back, I quipped that sequels usually follow the Law of Diminishing Returns. I then made a passing reference that for me, the Star Trek movie series starts with Star Trek II, since “who really wants to start with The Motion Picture?” That got me to thinking about […]

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Bail Out Borders!

It’s a dark time for book lovers. Borders Books is going into bankruptcy. Stores where I’ve spent a great deal of time, including one I visited very frequently in college, are being closed and they’re in danger of going the way of Blockbuster. It’s like saying farewell to an old friend, frankly. I don’t want […]

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