Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.
December 19, 2014, 06:37:13 PM

Login with username, password and session length
Search:     Advanced search
Congratulations to Andrew Barker! RPGfan Editor of the Year and now Chief News Editor!
340978 Posts in 13937 Topics by 2222 Members
Latest Member: XanTehMan
* Home Help Search Login Register
+  RPGFan Message Boards
|-+  Media
| |-+  Brush and Quill
| | |-+  Ray Bradbury: Dead and Loving it!
« previous next »
Pages: [1] Print
Author Topic: Ray Bradbury: Dead and Loving it!  (Read 1417 times)
Yoda
Son of Dad
Posts: 7820


Darkness is Void; Juffo-Wup is light

Member
*


View Profile

Ignore
« on: June 06, 2012, 10:56:52 AM »

http://io9.com/5916175/rip-ray-bradbury-author-of-fahrenheit-451-and-the-martian-chronicles?utm_campaign=socialflow_io9_facebook&utm_source=io9_facebook&utm_medium=socialflow

Logged
Tooker
RPGFan Editor
Posts: 9758


Member
*

king_friday@hotmail.com PeopleJohnT bigfatusername@yahoo.com
View Profile
« Reply #1 on: June 06, 2012, 11:23:07 AM »

Not sure why you went with the title of a Mel Brooks movie... but OK.  Saw this news earlier today and was somewhat saddened by it.  He was 91, though, and he had a darned good run.  If there's anyone here who hasn't read Fahrenheit 451, it's totally worth it.
Logged

Those who believe in telekinetics, raise my hand.
—Kurt Vonnegut
Yoda
Son of Dad
Posts: 7820


Darkness is Void; Juffo-Wup is light

Member
*


View Profile

Ignore
« Reply #2 on: June 06, 2012, 11:34:36 AM »

Sadly that's the only book of his I have read.

I'll have to change that
Logged
Starmongoose
Contributing Editor
Posts: 5386


Smiley Abuser

Member
*


View Profile

Ignore
« Reply #3 on: June 23, 2012, 09:30:40 PM »

Read Something Wicked This Way Comes.
Logged

SAVE THE PENGUIN!



Here to suck the fun out of games.
Dincrest
Spectrum
RPGFan Editor
Posts: 12080


Stumpy McGunder- thumps

Member
*


View Profile WWW
« Reply #4 on: June 25, 2012, 09:44:31 PM »

When everyone else in 8th grade was reading Fahrenheit 451, my English teacher had us read The Illustrated Man.  It had some solid stories in it, but 451 was way better. 

And in tribute, here's "The Night Witch" by A Sound of Thunder.  Yes, the band named themselves after the Ray Bradbury short story.  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5qDkwYPr2RU&feature=plcp
Logged

Next bike-a-thon: Diabetes Tour-de-Cure 2015
Pages: [1] Print 
« previous next »
Jump to:  



Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.20 | SMF © 2013, Simple Machines Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!