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A British Gentleman


I am a fan of many things, particularly the fine works of Sir Terry Pratchett (may he rest in peace). After spending a long time lurking, I have elected to create an account.

Nov
12th
2018

Excelsior, Stan Lee. You Will be Greatly Missed · 8:26pm November 12th

Stan Lee has died, after a long, full life.

We will never see his like again. Let us celebrate his legacy.

Oct
3rd
2018

[Non-Pony] CERN Controversy: An Impartial Scientist's Perspective · 8:57pm October 3rd

Greetings my good ladies and gentlemen. I hope to find you well.

For the benefit of anyone who hasn't been following the news on the matter, an Italian physics professor, Alessandro Strumia, was invited to participate in a workshop on gender in physics by Cern, with an audience largely composed of young, early career (Ph.D students and Postdocs) female physicists.

He did not, to put it mildly, show great wisdom in assembling his presentation.

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May
19th
2018

Rare Story Prompts Contest #02 [Closed] · 7:13pm May 19th

Greetings my good ladies and gentlemen one a fine late spring evening.

Following on from our successful first contest, it is my pleasure to present the logical follow up. Thus I am proud to present our second prompt.

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May
17th
2018

Judge Wanted for Rare Story Prompts Contest #02 · 4:39pm May 17th

Good afternoon, my good ladies and gentlemen. I hope that the day goes well.

Just a quick request here: I need a judge for a story prompt that will be taking place very soon; the prompt will be given on Saturday, and one month will be allowed for entries.

If you are interested in judging a contest, please let me know.

May
13th
2018

The Good, the Bad and the Ugly Reviews #09: Aphrodite's Dance · 7:30pm May 13th

Greetings my good ladies and gentlemen on this lovely late spring afternoon. I hope to find you cool, refreshed and revitalised.

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May
9th
2018

A Single Pale Rose [Steven Universe] · 4:50pm May 9th

WARNING: Blog contains spoilers for Steven Universe Season 5 Episode 18: A Single Pale Rose. DO NOT read this until you have watched the episode.

Seriously, you DO NOT want this episode spoiled.

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May
7th
2018

Rare Story Prompts Contest #01 Winner · 7:33pm May 7th

Greetings my good ladies and gentlemen, on this delightful Spring evening. May you be full of barbecue and beer, as I currently am.

Once again, I would like to thank all the authors who entered the first contest of the Rare Story Prompts Group. For the record, the prompt:

First or second person HiE, with a FEMALE point of view character

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Apr
23rd
2018

Awesome Song · 9:18pm April 23rd

Hello again, my good ladies and gentlemen. I hope to find you well on this pleasant spring evening.

I'm aware that many of my followers are fans of Harry Potter. For them, I got a cool song. Poor Unfortunate Souls, by way of Dolores Umbridge.

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Apr
23rd
2018

Rare Prompt Contest: Five Days to Go · 4:41pm April 23rd

Good afternoon, my good ladies and gentlemen.

Just a quick reminder, for the benefit of anybody who might be interested: the first contest has five days left to run.

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Apr
14th
2018

The Launch of a New Group, and a New Competition · 5:01pm April 14th

Greetings my good ladies and gentlemen. I hope to find you well.

This is a follow up to my previous blog, and, owing to the interest expressed by a good number of people, I have decided to go through with the both the contest and the prompt.

As such, I am proud to launch the Rare Story Prompts Group.

Needless to say, members are welcome.

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