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Thanksgiving?

  Welcome back to the Scuttlebutt.  I wanted to do a nice, feel-good discussion on Thanksgiving. I dislike running political activist or controversial articles on holidays.  Sadly, my plan dropped in the shitcan, because there’s also the mater of timeliness to consider.    On the one hand, a good rule of thumb is that anything…

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Cognitive Failures

  Welcome back to the Scuttlebutt, pour a drink, and pull up a chair.   Cambridge Dictionary online defines Cognitive as: Related to or involving the processes of thinking and reasoning.  The same source defines Failure as a lack of success, something not done, or something not working.  Today we’re going to take a deep…

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Spies of All Sizes

  Welcome back to the Scuttlebutt, get something to drink, and let’s talk.   The topic today is Spies. Spies in cinema, Spies in reality. Spies in behavior.  Oh and I have to throw in something about bad judgement as well… So, let’s get to it.   First, there’s the definitive spy of cinema, James…

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A Really Bad Week

Welcome back to the Scuttlebutt, get something to drink, and let’s talk.   Before we talk about Zuk’s really bad week, a quick nod to a couple SF/F items: “Venom, There Will be Carnage.”  Look I don’t remember the graphic novel versions, so the movie may not be true to them…    let me see… …