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Scide Splitters: Four by Tenn

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!" Read More »

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

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

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

Scide Splitters: BBC America’s Dirk Gently

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. Read More »

Scide Splitters: Deep Quarry by John E. Stith

Scide Splitters: Deep Quarry by John E. Stith

Next year, John Stith will publish his first novel in twenty years. In the meantime, his entire backlist is being reissued starting with Deep Quarry, a SF mystery featuring the wisecracking detective "bug eye" Takent. Read More »

Scide Splitters: The Salmon of Doubt by Douglas Adams (for Towel Day)

Scide Splitters: The Salmon of Doubt by Douglas Adams (for Towel Day)

Fans had been waiting for the third Dirk Gently novel for over a decade when Douglas Adams passed away with the novel still unfinished. All we have are precious fragments of what might have been. Read More »

Scide Splitters: Brooklyn Project by William Tenn

Scide Splitters: Brooklyn Project by William Tenn

"Brooklyn Project," William Tenn’s outstanding political satire, highlights the folly of disregarding civil liberties for the sake of security. Read More »

Scide Splitters: Uncharted Territory by Connie Willis

Scide Splitters: Uncharted Territory by Connie Willis

Why does it always seem that romantic comedies are funnier at the beginning? Scide Splitters attempts to answer that question while reviewing Connie Willis’ Uncharted Territory. Read More »

“Ayer será otro día”: ciencia ficción y humor

“Ayer será otro día”: ciencia ficción y humor

A review of Jorge Valentin Miño's short story collection Today is Another Day Read More »

Scide Splitters: 1941 Retro Hugo Eligible Short Stories

Scide Splitters: 1941 Retro Hugo Eligible Short Stories

The third and final part of a series in which Scide Splitters examines humorous stories eligible for the 1941 Retro Hugos Awards. Read More »

Scide Splitters: 1941 Retro Hugo Eligible Novelettes

Scide Splitters: 1941 Retro Hugo Eligible Novelettes

The second of a three part series in which Scide Splitters examines humorous stories eligible for the 1941 Retro Hugos Awards. Read More »

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