Celestial Weasel (celestialweasel) wrote,
Celestial Weasel

The perfect (ludicrous fart-) storm

See http://www.ursulakleguin.com/Note-OpenLetter.html (via http://james-nicoll.livejournal.com/1019737.html )
And http://www.theregister.co.uk/2007/10/13/boing_boing_license_abuse/
But not http://www.boingboing.net/2007/07/04/ursula-leguin-rips-i.html (Oh, bugger me, it's gone)

EDITED TO ADD (not there when first posted): CD's apology http://www.boingboing.net/2007/10/14/an-apology-to-ursula.html
EDITED AGAIN... for suitable values of apology of course

This has everything, Le Guin, Pournelle, Doctorow, Creative Commons, Boing-Boing, Orlowski gloating... accusations of sexism (see http://james-nicoll.livejournal.com/1019999.html )

And all about Le Guin's squib in Ansible about my old bete noir, the mainstream writer denying they're writing SF.
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