December 18th, 2006

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Happy birthday to tuilelindowen, and happy early birthday to arkhamdenizen. I hope you both have marvelous days and wonderful years to come!

A few items of note:

* Project Gutenberg now has a Science Fiction Bookshelf.

* SF Site has opened voting for its Readers' Choice Awards for 2006. Readers may vote for up to ten books published this year.

* I invite you to visit the links I love! (Now revised.)

* Several interesting articles have appeared considering the historical accuracy (or inaccuracy) of the film Apocalypto:
--"Apocalypto: A New Beginning or a Step Backward?" by Zachary X. Hruby (University of California - Riverside)
--"Is Apocalypto Pornography?" by Traci Ardren (University of Miami)
--"VU Professor Finds Fault with New Film on Mayas" by Michaela Jackson
--"Apocalypto: More Heat from the Anthro Community" by K. Kris Hurst (includes lots of links)
--"Apocalypto Ascribes Violent Outlook to Wrong People" by Roberto Lovato


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