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Scide Splitters: Little Green Men—Attack! – edited by Robin Wayne Bailey...

Scide Splitters examines a new humorous science fiction anthology from Baen Books, featuring stories from Mike Resnick, Kristine Kathryn Rusch, Jody Lynn Nye, Esther Friesner, Elizabeth Moon, Allen Steele, Robert Silverberg, James Gunn, and more.

Scide Splitters: Bean Bag Cats & Bad German by Ed Bryant

Ed Bryant (1945-2017), award winning writer, celebrated convention toastmaster, and mentor to developing writers, also wrote some funny short stories.

Review: Celebrity Chef Zombie Apocalypse by Jack Strange

Celebrity Chef Zombie Apocalypse takes readers on the twisted journey of celebrity chef Floyd Rampant, brought back to life after being dead for fifteen years. What could go wrong?

Scide Splitters: Four by Tenn

Scide Splitters examines four of William Tenn’s (relatively) lighter comedies: "Party of the Two Parts," "The Flat-Eyed Monster," "Lisbon Cubed," and "On Venus, Have We Got a Rabbi!"

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Anime roundup 1/19/2017: The Slush Pile

In this week's viewing: The snows of winter reveal the second half of premiere week and its winner.

Anime roundup 1/12/2017: The Winter of Our Discontent

In this week's viewing: It's time for the first helping of 2017 premieres! Um, you may want to brace yourself.

Anime roundup 1/5/2017: Best of 2016

The best sf anime of the year, plus bonus thoughts on reaching a milestone.

Anime roundup 12/29/2016: Shoot For the Moon

In this week's viewing: Cheating Craft finishes up and Iron-Blooded Orphans soldiers onward.

Anime roundup 12/22/2016: The Bitter End

In this week's viewing: Izetta, Magical Girl Raising Project, and BBK/BRNK all wrap up, and more!

Anime roundup 12/15/2016: The Next-To-Last Hero

In this week's viewing: Izetta and Magical Girl Raising Project get ready for their finales, and more!

Anime roundup 12/8/2016: Never Tickle a Sleeping Dragon

In this week's viewing: Iron-Blooded Orphans awakens something centuries old, BBK/BRNK disturbs something much older, and more!

Scide Splitters: It’s Just the Chronosphere Unfolding as it Should by...

Ira Nayman delivers the laughs in another humor packed installment of his Transdimensional Authority series.

Anime roundup 12/1/2017: If I Only Had a Brain

In this week's viewing: BBK/BRNK has a lot on its mind, Izetta gets a personality transplant, and more!

Anime roundup 11/24/2016: The Parting of the Ways

In this week's viewing: Magical Girl Raising Project keeps up the body count, Iron-Blooded Orphans spits out more causalties of war, and more!

Anime roundup 11/17/2016: Explosive Revelations

In this week's viewing: Izetta destroys a ship, Cheating Craft blows up the whole concept of narrative, and more!

Anime roundup 11/10/2016: The Plot Twist With Your Name On It

In this week's viewing: Magical Girl Raising Project picks up the killing pace, Izetta collects on a death marker, and more!

Scide Splitters: BBC America’s Dirk Gently

Scides Splitters finds much to like in BBC America’s hectic and bizarre adaptation of Douglas Adams’ classic Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency.

The Drake Equation Adds Up

The Drake Equation is a hilarious sci-fi adventure with just the right mix of heart and humor.

Halloween As It Should Be!

One week before Halloween, Terence Jackson shares shares images of costumes old and new.

Fast, Funny, Out of This World: The Writing of Adam Rakunas

Critical appreciation for the novels of Adam Rakunas.

Anime roundup 10/13/2016: Living Color

In this week's viewing: A colorful bouquet of first episodes from the second half of premiere week.

Anime roundup 10/6/2016: Weird Sisters

A mediocre-looking season can deliver some great surprises: Izetta, Magical Girl Raising Project and more.

Fall 2016 SF Anime Preview

A look at what's coming your way from the anime world in October.

Scide Splitters: Unidentified Funny Objects 5 edited by Alex Shvartsman

Unidentified Funny Objects, science fiction and fantasy’s first and only annual humor anthology series, is back for a fifth year with stories from Mike Resnick, David Gerrold, Tim Pratt, Jody Lynn Nye, Gini Koch, Esther Friesner and more.

Anime roundup 9/29/2016: The Ends of All Things

In this week's viewing: It's time to wind up the season with three finales.

Anime roundup 9/22/2016: Double Stack

In this week (and last week)'s viewing: Time to catch up after last week's break, the surprise end of Re: ZERO, and more!

Anime roundup 9/1/2016: Love Is Real

In this week's viewing: Orange's star couple makes romantic progress, Re: ZERO explains that it's really about love, and more!

Anime roundup 8/25/2016: Sentimental Feeling

In this week's viewing: Cute High tackles the most emotional holiday, Re: ZERO makes a strong stab for the feels, and more!

Woman Can’t Be Comedians? Funny You Should Say That…

With no concern for his safety, Ira Nayman wades into the controversy over whether women can be funny, exploring possible reasons for why men are so resistant to the idea.