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Old Oct 17 2009, 02:07 PM   #1
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Just had a package from Australia with a copy of 'Future' magazine issue #6, with the interview 'Living with Dragons'.

A little further on in the mag is an essy looking at Sen. John Briggs who was endevouring to introduce an anti-homo bill in California which not only would have made it illegal for any same-sex oriented person to teach within the state, but would also have banned any books that treated same-sex relationships in a favourable light. Anne's books are mentioned as being on the danger list along with books by leGuinn, Silverberg, Herbert, Clarke, Heinlein, Pohl and Bradley.
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Old Oct 17 2009, 04:03 PM   #2
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Wha, nice acquisition, P'ter. It had to come from far though!
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Old Oct 17 2009, 04:31 PM   #3
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It was still cheap!
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Old Oct 17 2009, 04:42 PM   #4
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That makes it even better!
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Old Oct 17 2009, 05:41 PM   #5
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Great purchase P'ter! I enjoy reading the magazine articles a lot.
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Old Oct 18 2009, 05:42 AM   #7
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There's an article on alternate energy sources (wind, tide, solar and geo) and one on global warming. And this was 1978!
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hmmm.... CAT (Centre for Alternative Technology) opened in 1974. It's just that society did not listen at all for thirty odd years!
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Most of society still doesn't
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Cool for P'ter!
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CONGRATULATIONS Peter...what a lovely find and at such a great bargain too!!!
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