Friday, March 20, 2009

Friday Musings

I'm hoping to start blogging with more frequency again - the reading pile is noticeably smaller and the little one is noticeably bigger.

First, thanks to Maya Reynolds for this. Next, rumor has it that George Bush got over seven million dollars for his book deal with Crown, which is still two million less than what Barack Obama is rumored to be getting for more books post-presidency. Editorial Ass explains why we screen calls. There's a Vampire Trivia Contest today. Finally, the finalists for the Hugos and Arthur C. Clarke Award have been announced.

 

Tuesday, March 17, 2009

Kindle 2 Revisited

Full disclosure. Just got the Kindle 2 as a gift from my wife, and I love it. However, I won't be using the text-to-speech function, and I hope you won't either!