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Do we want to continue having a community blog?

Yes, absolutely We have the most active blog on the entire SE network, at least as confirmed by a CM: JNat: You have the most active blog. We’ve had a number of consistently high-quality ...
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Latest Blog Post: Jack’s Bad Movies: Alien (1979)

2018 December What We Can Expect From 2019 Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse in 100 words or less – Spoiler Free November Ralph Breaks the Internet Review in 100 Words or Less – Spoiler-Free ...
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17 votes

Are video game reviews welcome on the blog?

Since the blogs are now "unofficial" blogs, I think we can relax a bit on what we limit ourselves to. So, my opinion is, if it's an article you think would be of interest to this community, it's fair ...
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Are video game reviews welcome on the blog?

I have no objection to content based on a video game, but I would rather see content based on the story and the world, and not particularly the gameplay.
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Do we want to continue having a community blog?

YES. I would love to see more of the great content which is produced on the SFF blog, and I have several brewing ideas and half-written posts for it myself. Please let's not allow this great resource,...
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13 votes

Favorite Questions and Answers from first quarter of 2017

Favourite Answer I really liked CreationEdge's answer to the very unpopular question: Why does Captain America's costume change in all the movies? The answer was clearly well-researched and ...
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2017 December The Autobiography of Jean-Luc Picard Recent Star Wars Novels, Reviewed November Andy Weir's Artemis: A Novel Justice League Does Fans, and DC, Justice Live Chat: Star Wars Holiday ...
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12 votes

The Number 3 question has been answered, please share your story

Not my story, but some interesting statistics related to this post. Here's a graph of the votes on both question and answer over time: With nearly 6000 rep, Kyle Hale is easily the person on this ...
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12 votes

Look and feel of the new blog

We should stick with what works; keep the blog as close as possible to the current layout. If possible, clone the theme exactly.
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11 votes

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2019 December Help Keep The SFF Blog Running Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace (1999) – Re-watch November The Mandalorian (Pilot) October Yesterday (2019) – A Review Highlights from ...
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10 votes

Favorite Questions and Answers from second quarter of 2017

I'm biased, because it's my question, but I really like DCOPTimDowd's answer to my question of What went down at the July 1974 Comic Art Con?. He put quite a bit of effort into explaining the ...
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2016 December Assassin’s Creed – A (mostly) spoiler-free review November Jack’s Bad Movies – Alien Uprising (2012) Doctor Strange – A (mostly) spoiler-free review October Timeless – Pilot ...
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9 votes

Favorite Questions and Answers from third quarter of 2016

Questions Has JKR addressed the issue of 'Love Potions' equating to date-rape drugs? Given the apparent inconsistencies in the books, I had often wondered what Rowling’s opinion was. In ...
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Favorite Questions and Answers from first quarter of 2017

I think we should mention the Big Edit Event held on March 11 and 12. After Stack Exchange announced mass HTTPS, it turned out that a metric tonne of images would die if we did not take action. ...
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2015 November Jessica Jones season one review A Guide To The DC Cinematic Multiverse October Story where the number 3 is the monster: Finally Answered! Highlights from 2015 – 3rd Quarter ...
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Favorite Questions and Answers from first quarter of 2017

The user(s) Victim of Circumstance deserve(s) a mention for their many great answers on questions about Tolkien's legendarium, including but not limited to: When Frodo was guided by Gollum to the ...
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8 votes

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2013 December TV Shows with a Supernatural Theme Review – Frozen November Review – Thor: The Dark World Guide to either loving or hating Ender’s Game (film) October Highlights from 2013 – 3rd ...
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8 votes

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2014 December Technologies We Should Have In 2015 Jack’s Bad Movies – AE: Apocalypse Earth Doom Star Series (books) November Detective Comics #27 – Introduction of the Batman Science Fiction ...
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8 votes

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2021 December The Matrix Resurrections Review: 100 Words Or Fewer – Spoiler Free Spider-Man: No Way Home - Spoiler Free November The Wakanda Files October Favorite Question and Answers from Third ...
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8 votes

Favorite Questions and Answers from the fourth quarter of 2018

Questions These copyright questions were rather interesting to read. I hope we see more of these "behind the scenes" questions in 2019: When does the copyright on Isaac Asimov's works expire? ...
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Favorite Questions and Answers from the fourth quarter of 2018

Questions What prevents Asimov's robots from locking all humans in padded cells for the humans protection? - I remember seeing that one in First Posts review, and skipping it because it left me ...
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Favorite questions and answers from first quarter of 2019

I liked this question. As a long time viewer of Road Runner (meep, meep!), it was nice to have an excuse to go back through them and a real surprise that there was such a wide variety of non-Acme ...
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Favorite Questions and answers from first and second quarter of 2020

Breakout Questions Questions by particularly new/low rep users, with good answers Why did Lando give up his role as Administrator of Cloud City just to side with Leia, Chewie and the Rebellion? Can ...
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Favorite Question and Answers from Fourth Quarter 2021

I liked this question. It was inspired by a Q on Climbing:SE and created some nice cross-site chatter. How was this shot of River Tam on the ceiling managed in Serenity? I spent quite a lot of time ...
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Favorite Questions and Answers from first quarter of 2016

Favourite questions In no particular order: randal'thor's question When did pure-historical Doctor Who go out of fashion? — I like questions that track trends in long-running science fiction ...
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Favorite Questions and Answers from first quarter of 2017

I'm not sure if it's bad form to suggest your own answer, but I've had a lot of fun writing one about the tallest structure built in Middle-earth, asked by iMerchant who has been contributing some ...
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Latest Blog Post: Jack’s Bad Movies: Alien (1979)

2022 November Firefly episodes ranked best to worst Favorite Questions and Answers from Third Quarter 2022 August Prey (2022) – In 100 words or less Spoiler Free Jack’s Bad Movies: Johnny Mnemonic (...
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