China GP – Another Wet–Weather Classic!

April 19th, 2010 by Matt
Jensen Button Winning 2010 Australian GP

Jensen Button Wins China GP (Image courtesy

Add a little (or a lot of) rain and Formula 1 shines. This race had many lead changes, pit strategies, crashes, and drama. It was a treat to watch. Again, Jenson Button stole the show in the wet, with his team mate Lewis Hamilton storming up to second place with some dodgy pit lane tactics and trademark super–aggressive passes. Fernando Alonso also stormed back from 17th place after a penalty from a jumped start. He’s a brilliant driver, but showed his true colors when he cut off team mate Felipe Massa while pitting. He takes the “winning at all costs” mentality to new heights!

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Frederik Pohl Blogs too!

April 5th, 2010 by Matt
Frederick Pohl Biography

The Way the Future Was
by Frederick Pohl

In memoriam: Frederik Pohl, Nov. 26, 1919–Sept. 2, 2013

If you’re interested in reading SciFi at all, take a look at SciFi great Frederick Pohl’s great blog The Way the Future Blogs. Lots of interesting stuff there such as anecdotes about his interesting life and other great writers he has known, book and story recommendations, etc. Extremely interesting and, of course, well–written!

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