Actual content will be attempted next week, promise.
- The Showbar Palace of Wonders in D.C.
- Jay Tomio kicks off a new series in which he’ll highlight 100 of his favorite speculative fiction books from the last 10 years. The first ten or, more accurately, numbers 91-100.
- The 50 most popular science blogs. (Via Kameron Hurley.)
- I want these sneakers.
- The first installment of a new Cory Doctorow column for Locus, "Science Fiction is the Only Literature People Care Enough About to Steal on the Internet," is online. (Via Jonathan Strahan.)
- Alan DeNiro has created a PDF featuring several stories in his new collection, Skinny Dipping in the Lake of the Dead. He also announces that the book just happens to be a BookSense pick for August. Yay!