Sci-fi Shorts

The World O'Crap blog has called conservative commentator and first-time novelist Tamara Wilhite a Michelle Malkin/Ann Coulter wannabe who "doesn't have the hair or the legs" for the job. Real conservative blogs like Bushcountry.org, on the other hand, love her. Maybe you can decide for yourself by seeing her at the Plano Borders, 1601 Preston Road, 2 p.m. Saturday, when she will talk about her new book, Humanity's Edge, a collection of her science fiction short stories. The hype on this book is that it makes "The Twilight Zone seem like a tea party." The what zone? Call 972-713-9857.
Sat., May 26, 2 p.m.
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Jim Schutze has been the city columnist for the Dallas Observer since 1998. He has been a recipient of the Association of Alternative Newsweeklies’ national award for best commentary and Lincoln University’s national Unity Award for writing on civil rights and racial issues. In 2011 he was admitted to the Texas Institute of Letters.
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