21 Apr 2013 “There's an age when boys read one of two books. Either they read Ayn Rand or they read Tolkien's Lord of the Rings. . Once you have weeded out the duplicates, the out-of-date material and those moldy, unreadable tomes, make sure to note any first Posted in: Spare time Tagged: Reading, xkcd
22 Feb 2010 I recently saw a xkcd strip about the Spirit rover. I'm notoriously . “Cool” concepts date fast, genre fashions even faster. . The saga starts in the Bronze Age and extends into the far future. .. I considered Jackson's Lord of the Rings an unexpected gift, and didn't think I'd receive another of this kind.