Saturday Art: Influential Authors: Carl Hiaasen

By: Saturday September 13, 2014 5:20 pm

Please Note: When I began this series, it was to cover a lot of authors whom I have found personally influential, even though this may only be because I enjoyed the stories they have told in their books or short stories. I’m just fortunate enough and well read enough that many of the authors I [...]


Late Night FDL: The Virus Theory of Mankind

By: Wednesday November 9, 2011 8:00 pm

It’s interesting to go back and read someone like John D. MacDonald‘s Travis McGee series these days. Here I am, 45 years later, quoting his words from 1965 decrying the state of the environment. The biggest disconnect is when I read him complaining about the world population being overburdened at 4B when we recently passed 7B.

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