Gerry Canavan

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Saturday Night Links

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* The Los Angeles Times profiles Nalo Hopkinson.

Science Fiction Comes Alive as Researchers Grow Organs in Lab.

* North Dakota Becomes First State To Ban All Abortions By Defining Life At Conception.

Prosecutors at his latest trial detailed how Sapina and those working with him spent at least $2.7 million in bribes to players, referees, and league officials. They gave evidence in Sapina’s trial of 43 fixed matches and say the total number the group rigged is more than 300. The ring sometimes scheduled professional games themselves—paying for the visiting team’s travel and accommodations—just so they could manipulate the outcome. They went so far as to buy their own team so they could order it to lose. The case has been called the biggest sports-fixing bust in European history.

20 Embarrassingly Bad Book Covers for Classic Novels.

* Hulu announces every episode of every series of Star Trek is free, until April.

Watch the Prequel to Doctor Who’s “The Bells of Saint John.

* Classic Ducktales Video Game Gets HD Do-Over With Voice Acting From The Cartoon’s Cast. Sold!

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  1. “Embarrassingly Bad Book Covers for Classic Novels.”

    Wasn’t your class discussing Lolita covers? You should show them #5.

    Stephen Frug

    March 23, 2013 at 10:12 pm


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