Gritty Realism

I’m reading Dan Brown’s Deception Point right now. I’m unimpressed with the realism. Supercruising planes landing on glaciers, a rather callous disregard of national boundaries, juvenile politics, patently silly escapes from certain death, ice guns, the Aurora project, and and… Continue Reading

The Field Narrows

I suspect that this will help Phil Angelides more than Arnold Schwarzenegger. Seriously, how many of her voters were going to vote Republican otherwise? But, um, I’m still thinking that we’re going to see the Governator re-elected.