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Articles by Abraham Riesman
Has the storied genre where Nazis triumph and the South beats the Yanks been consumed by the scourge of Steampunk?
The new Star Wars trilogy will render the entire Expanded Universe meaningless.
When you think of people who urge humanity to go to the stars, you tend to think of cheery icons like Carl Sagan. But Newt Gingrich had to get his bold ideas about space exploration from someone.
Is there a nation in the world that the Internet laughs at more than North Korea?
"This is a .biz site, I remind you," Will Zweigart yelled last night over a pounding, over-modulated Kanye West track. "It's not .org! Tonight is about .biz!" Zweigart wasn't angry, but he seemed slightly -- _very_ slightly -- indignant. He was ta…
Three years after Facebook-friendly dissidents took to the streets of Tehran and made techno-optimists giddy about the Internet's liberating potential, things have gotten bleak. Once again, the mullahs are taking on democracy-minded netizens -- but n…