June 11th, 2005

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A Frooglepoopillion Points of Light: The Next SF Franchise

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    -Huey Lewis and the News


I debated with whether to call this entry "Episode IV: A New Franchise" or "I Want A New Space Opera" following Tripitaka's musical riff, but settled upon the above.

So, following on the heels of Harry Potter, The Lord of The Rings, and The Chronicles of Narnia, and on the Star Wars saga, what shall we have for the next science fiction and fantasy franchise?

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A completely new direction! I'm for that.

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BTW, this month's primary tagline, "Adventures of the Retro-Futuristic Space Patrol", replaces "Ani Skywalker and the Planet of Fire", and originates from the above discussion. The secondary one, "What New Rabbitry is This?", reeplace "Eternal Moonshine of the Spockless Mind", a hobbit-see, hobbit-do imitation of yodge's) originates from queenmidalah's post in baaaaabyanimals.

ETA, 12:40 CST Sat 25 Jun 2005: In other news - another fortnight, another bunch of computer problems.
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And now, the new problems:
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Banazir
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