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Rule Britannia 

Religion, captalism 

It's easy to find a hotel in Romania because you can always Bucharest.

English Law Question (involves politics) 

UK politics, migration 

@irina I've just been to Mass for the first time since lockdown.

21st Century Doctor Who is to 20th Century Doctor Who as 1980s Genesis is to 1970s Genesis.

I still think "Don't let them eat cake," would have been worse.

@aldersprig The name Romana always reminds me of the Fourth Doctor's companion, the Time Lady Romanadvoratrelundar.

Watching Star Wars tonight, my children thought Peter Cushing looked a bit like me. We've previously noted a resemblance to Peter Capaldi.

Basically, I could have been a cult SF star if my surname began with C.

James Bond failed woodwork at school. His report said his work was "shaky, not sturdy."

@aldersprig The most clueless thing I've seen on Quora.

And that takes some doing.

Alt History idea
George III won the American War of Independence by abolishing slavery and founding His Majesty's Regiment of Free Americans.

Yesterday I was on the panel for a webinar about how can influence policy makers
youtu.be/ZC8ddOhyZ00

So happy to share with you: the first scifi story I've ever sold, appearing today in Strange Horizons!

Contains:
- robots
- cryogenic exoplanets
- linguistics
- beeping
strangehorizons.com/fiction/68

Firearms 

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