Tag Archives: 2016

Book Review: Columbus Day: Expeditionary Force, Book 1 (2016) Craig Alanson

Columbus Day: Expeditionary Force, Book 1 (2016) Craig Alanson This book is a guilty pleasure. Joe Bishop is our hero.   He is in main on leave from the Army when first Hamster-like aliens named Ruhar come to Earth and start … Continue reading

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Book Review: Nemesis (2016) Alex Lamb

Nemesis (2016) Alex Lamb The most be a thousand books with this title. Sci Fi, fantasy, fiction, and non-fiction. Come on! Can’t we do a little better? Anyway. Part 2 of the Roboteer (I do like that title even though … Continue reading

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Book Review: Sleeping Giants (2016) Sylvain Neuvel

Sleeping Giants (2016) Sylvain Neuvel An interesting SF concept – Aliens leave a weapon on Earth that we recover and learn to use – NOT. OK, Pretty overused concept but I really like this book. Kara, the tough soldier who … Continue reading

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On Trails (2016). John Moor

On Trails: An Exploration (2016) John Moor Not just another book about hiking the Appalachian Trail. Not saying that would be a bad thing. Those books are great. This one goes way beyond the AT. It explores the whole concept … Continue reading

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The Chemist (2016) Stephenie Meyer

The Chemist (2016) Stephenie Meyer Alex is a physician who was recruited to become a torturer for some unnamed government agency. She is very good. Instead of popping off fingers with pruning shears (although she can do that) she uses … Continue reading

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FSU 33 Michigan 32: What does that say for OSU – Clemson? TROUBLE!

To put the FSU win over Michigan in perspective we need to look at Clemson’s win over FSU on October 29th (37-34).  In that game Deshawn Watson put up 378 ads passing (27/43) for 2 TD’s. He also had 52 … Continue reading

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OSU – Clemson Prediction

Ok – It is time to put it on the line and make a pick for this game.  Remember the stats: I think that defense will dominate this game. (apologies to JT, Curtis, and company).  Clemson’s defensive line and I … Continue reading

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