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In Literary on August 7, 2012 at 10:00 am

Science fiction novel set in the distant future year of… 1999. Instead of SUVs, an internet bubble, and the new Star Wars movies, this version of that year would feature the technological wonders we were supposed to have had by that time: floating cities, invisibility pills, machine-aided ESP, etc.


In Products on August 4, 2012 at 11:08 pm

New trend in gravestones: the vintage look. Anyone who’s walked through an old cemetery knows that the nicest gravestones are the slim, weathered ones from Colonial times. Buy one of these elegant retro models now and get the special exposure-to-the-elements service absolutely free, so that with any luck it will be attractively lichened and patina’d by the time you’re under it.