What you care about is the ships — and mine’s the nicest.
— Kaywinnit Lee “Kaylee” Frye
. . . and it was to have hit the screen today at A Theater Near You. But ’twas not to be, alas; the current release date is now 30 September, when we will have forgotten the assault of advertising for Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Typo.1 (As they say on Vulcan, “Oy vey.”)
Ah, well. If you haven’t viewed all the episodes of the late and much-lamented Fox TV series Firefly, on which the film Serenity is based, the complete series is available on DVD and worth every nickel.
Meanwhile, until the end of September … just call me Dr. Browncoat and take me out to the black …
- Larry Niven once said that an SF author should always save typos, since you never know when one will come in handy as a name or an alien word. I always figured that’s where George Lucas got “Sith.”
Which typo, you ask? The one where your left ring finger hits the S instead of the W. I have no idea which one you had in mind. [return ↩ ]