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I had a moment with an Escape Pod story yesterday by @KameronHurley, listening on my way home from work ("When We Fall").

As the story progressed, I noticed all the characters were female. That niggling grew into annoyance until the end, when I was thinking... "You can't just erase men from a Sci-Fi universe. It's not realist..."

*he gets it*

"Oh."

I'm sorry, Kameron. The subtlety cost me some time, but I got there.

The story is incredible, by the way. Listen here:

escapepod.org/2018/01/18/escap

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