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Today’s links of note:

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- NASA Moon MUSH! In one of their ongoing efforts to turn the nation’s disappointing space program into a theme park, NASA is developing a multi-player online game to simulate trips to the moon http://procurement.nasa.gov/cgi-bin/eps/synopsis.cgi?acqid=128415 I have to say this sounds pretty cool.
- Astronomy Picture of the day! http://antwrp.gsfc.nasa.gov/apod/
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A Spoonful of Sugar Makes the International Homosexual Agenda go Down.

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Is it just me, or is SF getting rather gay of late? Of course SF is naturally rather scattershot and leftist, so trying to nail known any specific agenda is always rather tough, but that just makes it all the more remarkable when science fiction suddenly gets in lockstep with itself and marches to the beat of the same drummer. This is, by its very nature, something the genre isn’t *supposed* to do. So the sudden and rather massive increase in ‘Gay SF’ in the media is probably all the more surprising because of that.

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Science Fiction Cliches

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As anyone who's watched Star Trek in the last fifteen years or so can tell you, Science Fiction is riddled with overused cliches. Some of these are inherent in the structure of the genre, of course, but there are a lot that are simply lazy storytelling.

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