Butte Fire Destroying My Home

Butte Fire Destroying My Home

[Photo by Darin McKinney] The Butte Fire has destroyed nearly 65,000 acres (101 sq. miles) in just 2 days. Within that blaze is my home. I have no idea whether it was spared or not, but the likelihood that it escaped the flames is small indeed. What makes it so...
XKCD Presents “What If?”

XKCD Presents “What If?”

If there was a robot apocalypse, how long would humanity last? What would happen if you tried to hit a baseball traveling at 90% the speed of light? If you are at all into “romance, sarcasm, math, and language,” you have no doubt heard of XKCD comics. If...
Freshman Father (Movie)

Freshman Father (Movie)

A Hallmark Channel Movie   Movie Summary | Profanity | Sexuality | Violence | Religion | Movie Quality | Overall Review | Recommended For   Movie Summary Freshman Father chronicles the journey of two high school seniors who are in love, but whose love leads to the...
Dragonquest (Book)

Dragonquest (Book)

By Anne McCaffrey Book Summary | Profanity | Sexuality | Violence | Religion | Writing Style | Overall Review | Recommended For   Book Summary Everything seems to be going wrong. The Oldtimers Lessa brought forward in time to help fight Thread are hostile and...
Dragonflight (Book)

Dragonflight (Book)

By Anne McCaffrey Book Summary | Profanity | Sexuality | Violence | Religion | Writing Style | Overall Review | Recommended For   Book Summary A girl named Lessa plots revenge on her family’s killer…. A man named F’lar bides his time until he can...