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Old May 27 2013, 10:39 PM   #1
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Happy 79th, Halrlan Ellison

May he continue to write and... well, just be Harlan for many more to come. To hell with dying.

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And may he forgive my typo in the thread title -- fingers move too fast for the brain.
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Old May 28 2013, 05:50 AM   #2
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Re: Happy 79th, Halrlan Ellison

Yeah, I think he jumped the gun a little bit on announcing his impending death. But who hasn't made that mistake?

We're all sure to go at some point.
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Old May 28 2013, 10:00 PM   #3
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Re: Happy 79th, Halrlan Ellison

Happy Birthday to Harlan! The world would be a less interesting place without him.
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Old May 29 2013, 01:02 AM   #4
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Re: Happy 79th, Halrlan Ellison

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Happy Birthday to Harlan! The world would be a less interesting place without him.

Indeed it would! Hard to believe that 'Science-Fiction's Last Angry Young Man' is 79 years old. I had the pleasure of meeting him when we were both younger, at the Superman Expo in Cleveland. May he continue to entertain us with his wit and writing talent for some time to come.
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Old May 29 2013, 05:54 PM   #5
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Re: Happy 79th, Halrlan Ellison

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Happy Birthday to Harlan! The world would be a less interesting place without him.
That's what the CEO of Grosset & Dunlap probably thought.

http://www.latimes.com/features/book...0,683090.story
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Old May 29 2013, 08:26 PM   #6
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Happy Birthday to Harlan! The world would be a less interesting place without him.
Definitely agree.
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Old May 29 2013, 10:39 PM   #7
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Re: Happy 79th, Halrlan Ellison

BTW, if you've not seen the documentary about Ellison entitled Dreams With Sharp Teeth. I recommend it very strongly. It's available on DVD, and here's the trailer:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dmfzKKM49uY
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Old May 30 2013, 12:50 AM   #8
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Re: Happy 79th, Halrlan Ellison

Mysterion wrote: View Post
BTW, if you've not seen the documentary about Ellison entitled Dreams With Sharp Teeth. I recommend it very strongly. It's available on DVD, and here's the trailer:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dmfzKKM49uY
Happy Birthday, Halrlan
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Old May 30 2013, 01:29 AM   #9
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Happy Birthday to Harlan! The world would be a less interesting place without him.
That's what the CEO of Grosset & Dunlap probably thought.

http://www.latimes.com/features/book...0,683090.story


That was hilarious! Vintage Harlan!

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Old June 1 2013, 08:27 PM   #10
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