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A Red Orchid turns on itself, and its audience, in stunning 'Evening at the Talk House'

As the empire of the movie mogul Harvey Weinstein seemed to collapse this weekend amid a barrage of published allegations of sexual misconduct, there was quiet uneasiness among New York's liberal elite. Evidence suggested that many of those who took loud, public positions against the kind of toxic...

“Democracy’s Deficits”

Sam Issacharoff has posted this draft on SSRN (forthcoming, U Chicago L Review).  Here is the abstract: Barely a quarter century after the collapse of the Soviet empire, it is democracy that has entered an intense period of public scrutiny. The … Continue reading ?

Justin Steib’s Jail Death: Video Contradicts Official’s Account

2 months agoNews / Crime : True Crime Report

Reading from the Voice Media empire: A heavily edited cellhouse video that depicts the fatal collapse of an inmate at a county detention facility  is a key piece of evidence in a lawsuit brought by the inmate’s family against several...Show More Summary

Is Trump’s Agenda Being Eclipsed?

World War II ended the Japanese and Italian empires, with the British and French following soon after. The Soviet Empire collapsed in 1989. Is it now the turn of the Americans? This post Is Trump’s Agenda Being Eclipsed? appeared first on Shooting Sports News.

Withdrawing From the Dragon Awards, 2017

3 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Whatever

The other day I announced The Collapsing Empire was a finalist for the Dragon Award in the Best Science Fiction novel category, which was neat. Today, I notified the Dragon Award administrators and let them know I was withdrawing The Collapsing Empire from consideration for the award. The reason is simple: Some other finalists are […]

The Collapsing Empire a Finalist for the Dragon Award

4 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Whatever

Which is an award given out at DragonCon. It’s a finalist in the category of Best Science Fiction Novel, which makes perfect sense, really. Here’s the full ballot (there’s more than a dozen categories), and if you’re inspired to vote in one or more of those categories, here’s how you register to do that. As […]

Pentagon study declares the American empire is ‘collapsing

4 months agoNews : The Raw Story

Report demands massive expansion of military-industrial complex to maintain global "access to resources."...

American empire ‘may be collapsing’ so Pentagon recommends increasing ‘military dominance’: report

4 months agoNews : The Raw Story

In the decades after World War II, the United States created an international order whose centerpiece was the dominance of American military power. However, a new study issued by the U.S. Department of Defense suggests that this order “may be collapsing,” with little hope of revival in...

US Military Establishment Study Admits The American Empire Is "Collapsing"

Authored by Darius Shatahmasebi via, A new study conducted by members of the U.S. military establishment has concluded that the U.S.-led international global order established after World War II is “fraying” and may even be “collapsing” as the U.S. Show More Summary

Why I Wanted To Build A Real Estate Empire

In 2002, I was one year into my new job in San Francisco when I decided I needed to build a real estate empire. The dotcom collapse was traumatizing and I wanted to own real assets with more stable cash flow. After a couple years, my desire for real estate narrowed so I could retire Read More...

The collapse of BHS cost Sir Philip Green's retail empire £26.4 million

LONDON — The collapse of BHS cost Sir Philip Green's retail empire £26.4 million and declining sales at its High Street outlets, such as Topshop and Dorothy Perkins, led to writedowns of £100 million. Accounts filed with Companies House...Show More Summary

Rome's Collapse Turned Petty Kings, Strongmen, And Warlords Into The French

6 months agoSports : Deadspin

Decades before Romulus Augustulus was deposed in 476 AD and the Western Roman Empire officially went out of business, the provinces of northern Gaul (roughly the area between Paris and the lower Rhine in what’s now the Netherlands and northwest Germany) had long since slipped from the grasp of the authorities. The… Read more...


6 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Whatever

My 47th year was a pretty productive one: Three books of mine were published (The Dispatcher, in both audio and print; Miniatures; and of course The Collapsing Empire), one video game I worked on was released (Midnight Star: Renegade), I toured all around the country and saw lots of people, I had some work optioned […]

John Scalzi Ventures into The Collapsing Empire

7 months agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Erik Henriksen COVER ART BY SPARTH There’s a reason so much fiction is about rich people: Rich characters are the ones who get to do things! They travel. They chat. They have time to reflect, and when they do, it isn’t always about super depressing stuff. Show More Summary

John Scalzi on the ups and downs of book tours

7 months agoHumor / odd : Boing Boing

John Scalzi's on tour with his new novel, The Collapsing Empire: he's posted a list of ten things every touring author knows, and very few other people ever get to see. (more…)

Krieger: The American Empire Under Trump Has Become Increasingly Desperate, Dangerous, & Insecure

Authored by Mike Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, My current working hypothesis is that the U.S. is a late-stage empire about to enter a more serious and dangerous period of collapse. In case you missed it, I outlined my broad brush view in the very popular recent post, Prepare for Impact – This is the Beginning of the End for U.S. Show More Summary

Bryan Singer Teams With Blackpills On Digital Sci-Fi Series ‘August One’

Bryan Singer (Legion) will collaborate with digital media company Blackpills on August One, a futuristic thriller set in a world in which the Roman Empire never collapsed. Created by John Cabrera, the Gilmore Girls actor and creatorShow More Summary

Beware the Dogs of War: Is the American Empire on the Verge of Collapse?

``... as I make clear in my book Battlefield America: The War on the American People, all military empires fail. At the height of its power, even the mighty Roman Empire could not stare down a collapsing economy and a burgeoning military. Show More Summary

Beware The Dogs Of War: Is The American Empire On The Verge Of Collapse?

Authored by John Whitehead via The Rutherford Institute, “No nation could preserve its freedom in the midst of continual warfare.” — James Madison Waging endless wars abroad (in Iraq, Afghanistan, Pakistan and now Syria) isn’t making...Show More Summary

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