Some form of life could have developed electromagnetic communication technology, or even near-lightspeed travel, flourished for a million years, died off a million years ago, and we still won’t hear from them for another million years .
No, there’s never anything on, because there’s not supposed to be. Except for the tube itself, of course.
The Never-Ending Story – This isn’t really sci-fi, but it breaks my heart because Falcor dies. I think he dies. Right? I mean really this movie is fucking weird if you think about it for a second. And it’s sad. So there’s that.
Pretty much everything that can be done within the medium of television had been done by 1970. The variety show, the family drama, the crime
These are the two themes that coalesce while reading Command and Control: 1) The nuclear arms race was pure madness and 2) it’s incredible that there was never an accidental detonation.
Robin Olds was of another time. As a warrior, as a pilot, and even as a man. One gets the sense that he was born