Weird Science First/Personals
In This Week's News:
The new VIEWER gadget, recently introduced here at h2g2 has caused quite a bit
of excitement and perhaps as much distress as anything hootoo has ever done.
While many researchers are still trying to figger out how it works,
others are concentrating on finding new ways to use and abuse it.
are those who love it and those who hate it.
group established A1014625 if you wish to learn more or
express your views and concerns about the negative uses.
is a group created to support the continued
free and unmoderated use of the VIEWER tag in all its evil incarnations.
Either group provides an opportunity for discussion and will happily
to good and bad examples of VIEWER tags in action.
This week's CAC selected entries:
We draw your attention to this one in light of the recent popularity of the
movie My Big Fat Greek Wedding . A certain 'running gag' in that film
may cause some younger researchers to experiment with toxic ammonia substances.
This could result in minor burns and irritations and even possible death.
A bright young American writer, Jodan, lives in Ohio. He has been very active
in supporting the Underguide movement. Like many, he is keen to see more
creative fiction around h2g2 and has volunteered to Scout for the Underguide.
Jodan has written several other interesting entries himself if you care to poke
around his homepage.
And.....for your further
consideration, edification and general amusement
The Committee for Alien
This might at first appear to be a parallel version of the Bible. But Darkwin
is not talking about the Creation of our Universe, rather he suspects there is
another 'Uni'-verse, one which would of course have to be number two, a second
reality which must be called the 'Deuciverse'.
Darkwin will be writing an ongoing series in this 'Void' and we will be
encouraging him because we like what he's done so far with the first few verses
of his genesis. We'll be providing new links to new chapters each week, but if
you can't wait that long you can see how it's coming along by taking a preview
Void Fruitcake #2
Void Fruitcake #3
Yes there'll be more CAC next week in the h2g2POST.
But in the meantime why not come along and
join us in conversation! You can recommend
overlooked writers and lost and forlorn entries that deserve a wider
readership. Or you can offer us something you have written and we'll let the
world be the judge.
On behalf of the Committee for Alien~jwf~
"42 may well be the answer, but we believe
there are still questions to be asked."