014 The Functional Nerds
In the 14th episode of The Functional Nerds, Patrick Hester and John Anealio are joined by the latest recruit in the 3rd Nerd Army, blogger and mega science fiction and fantasy book reviewer from Grasping for the Wind: John Ottinger! This week we chat about: John Anealio’s inability to pronounce Thaumatrope, Aiden Moher of A Dribble of Ink, reading for review writing, the history of Grasping for the Wind, David Eddings, C.S. Lewis, J.R.R. Tolkien, podcasting, blogging, the science fiction and fantasy community online, Safari vs Firefox, Google Reader, the Geek Media Roundup, the Grasping for the Wind link-up meme, Technorati, writing book reviews, Peter V Brett, The Warded Man, Paul Kemp. Star Wars The Old Republic, The Desert Spear, John DeNardo & SfSignal.com, Robert Jordan, Terry Brooks, George R. R. Martin, A Game of Thrones, HBO, Starz, Showtime, True Blood, tv shows & movies with more mature/adult themes, Netflix, The A-Team, Tad Williams’ Shadowmarch, the War of the Flowers, Stories Anthology, Spawn and the lawsuit, The Unit by Terry DeHart, The Griffin Mage by Rachel Neumeier, Song of the Dragon by Tracy Hickman and Jim Butcher’s Proven Guilty, White Knight, Welcome to the Jungle & Small Favor.
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