From the In Box 5/24/13

Doctor Who wins a Peabody Award (excellence in television) via File770.

Myke Cole will be receiving the Compton Crook Award (best first novel) from the Baltimore Science Fiction Society later on today (BSFS)

Several folks have a few things to say about the recent announcement of Kindle Works publishing fan fic – Book View Cafe : Whatever. (Looks like Amazon’s move to depress the value and importance of authors is happening faster than I expected…Notes for Market Domination – 1. gain control of the distribution network – check! 2. Drive the cost of distributed product down – check! 3.  gain control of the means of production – in process.)

Petition to encourage the US Congress to leave science to the scientists, via Bill Spangler (Sign Petition Here)

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