Monthly Archives: November 2008

The New Enterprise

So, we have a look at the Enterprise in J. J. Abram’s run at Star Trek. http://popwatch.ew.com/popwatch/2008/11/star-trek-first.html Since this is supposed to come before the Enterprise from TOS, it looks a little too good. But I had the same issue … Continue reading

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Dare We Dream of Conan?

Okay, it’s kind of a good news/bad news thing. The Hollywood Reporter is reporting that there’s going to be a new Conan movie. That’s good. It’s apparently being directed by Brett Ratner. That’s bad. The script is based on the … Continue reading

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Go-Play Ottawa, Round Two

For those who attended the first Go-Play Ottawa, I think they’ll agree with me that it was a great time. Time has come for the second session of Go-Play Ottawa, and it’s happening this Saturday, November 8. Right now, GPO … Continue reading

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Medieval Mercenaries: the Business of War

Medieval Mercenaries: the Business of War William Urban Greenhill Books, 2006 I have an interest in pre-industrial warfare. I think I have to blame Kenneth Branagh’s Henry V for that (but I digress, and so soon!). I also have an … Continue reading

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