Tag Archives: The Stand

5 Sci Fi Acts of Betrayal

Betrayal is one of the most loathsome of crimes and has a long and murky history. It even has its own price (thirty pieces of silver) and its own catchphrase (Et tu, Brute?). But it’s part of human nature and the … Continue reading

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Sick Note

Uurrgh – I have an evil dose of Captain Trips so it’s a short post this week before I collapse coughing onto my sickbed again. This Psychobilly remix of The Stand did manage to raise  a weak snort of amusement, though. … Continue reading

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The Stand to be remade?

In 2009 there was a media frenzy over the coming Swine Flu Aporkalypse. In April 09 The Sun helpfully speculated that 25 million Britons could get ‘pig flu’ and The Telegraph reported the WHO as saying that “the whole of humanity is under … Continue reading

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