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Lazarus and the Gimp
03-06-2005, 10:27:40
Which science fiction writer are you?

http://gning.org/skiffy_result.html?l


<table width='90%' border=1 cellpadding=8 align='center'><tr><td width='1%'><img src="http://paulkienitz.net/quizpix/skiffy_ursula.jpg" width=200 height=200></td><td>I am:<blockquote><big><big><b>Ursula K. LeGuin</b></big></big></blockquote>Perhaps the most admired writing talent in the science fiction field.</td></tr></table>
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Any Ayn Rands will be treated with the contempt they deserve.

Lazarus and the Gimp
03-06-2005, 10:28:09
Bastard HTML.

Lazarus and the Gimp
03-06-2005, 10:28:48
Apparantly I'm her.

http://paulkienitz.net/quizpix/skiffy_ursula.jpg

Beta1
03-06-2005, 10:29:38
And for those of you who would like to do the quiz

http://gning.org/skiffy.html

Beta1
03-06-2005, 10:31:25
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Arthur C. Clarke.

MOBIUS
03-06-2005, 10:34:21
Who!!???

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Stanislav Lem

"This pessimistic Pole has spent a whole career telling ironic stories of futility and frustration. Yet he is also a master of wordplay so witty that it sparkles even when translated into English."

:clueless:

Funko
03-06-2005, 10:38:50
Hal Clement (Harry C. Stubbs)

A quiet and underrated master of "hard science" fiction who, among other things, foresaw integrated circuits back in the 1940s.

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Lazarus and the Gimp
03-06-2005, 10:42:49
Originally posted by MOBIUS
Who!!???

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Stanislav Lem

"This pessimistic Pole has spent a whole career telling ironic stories of futility and frustration. Yet he is also a master of wordplay so witty that it sparkles even when translated into English."

:clueless:

He wrote "Solaris".

MOBIUS
03-06-2005, 10:51:03
Ah OK... :cute:

Sorry, didn't see the movie.

*MOBIUS is outed as the Sci-Fi philistine he really is*

Spartak
03-06-2005, 11:00:12
He also coined the term Robot from the POlish/Russian word for work - Robota.

King_Ghidra
03-06-2005, 11:08:20
I'm Jules Verne!

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zmama
03-06-2005, 11:23:39
William Gibson...cool! He's an interesting person

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protein
03-06-2005, 11:37:45
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Gregory Benford
A master literary stylist who is also a working scientist.

King_Ghidra
03-06-2005, 11:40:30
Originally posted by zmama
William Gibson...cool! He's an interesting person

bugger, i was kind of hoping for him

i'm still happy with jules though

Nills Lagerbaak
03-06-2005, 11:41:57
Aurthur C Clarke.

Nills Lagerbaak
03-06-2005, 11:43:07
Originally posted by King_Ghidra
bugger, i was kind of hoping for him

i'm still happy with jules though

Shouldn't you have been Philip K Dick?


Although in an ideal world I would have been Asimov.

King_Ghidra
03-06-2005, 11:44:33
are you calling me a dick? :bash:

DaShi
03-06-2005, 11:45:59
I got Herman again. :hmm:

Nills Lagerbaak
03-06-2005, 11:46:09
I'm naming you after a renowned author, but if the shoe fits :)

Funko
03-06-2005, 11:46:38
On his dick? :confused:

zmama
03-06-2005, 11:47:06
Do they make shoes that small?

King_Ghidra
03-06-2005, 11:49:39
ooh you bitch

MDA
03-06-2005, 12:00:49
Philip Josť Farmer
This prolific author brings surprising depths to he-man adventure tales, and broke science fiction's prudery barrier.

Provost Harrison
03-06-2005, 12:01:53
Another Arthur C. Clarke here...

MDA
03-06-2005, 12:05:50
Pervert.

Sweeper
03-06-2005, 13:03:39
Originally posted by Spartak
He also coined the term Robot from the POlish/Russian word for work - Robota.
I thought it was the playwright Karel Capek, from the Czech.

I am also Lem.

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I am:Stanislav Lem
This pessimistic Pole has spent a whole career telling ironic stories of futility and frustration. Yet he is also a master of wordplay so witty that it sparkles even when translated into English.
Which science fiction writer are you? (http://paulkienitz.net/skiffy.html)

zmama
03-06-2005, 13:13:08
Yes, it was Karel Capek

Venom
03-06-2005, 13:25:03
I am E.E. "Doc" Smith who probably sucked.

lightblue
03-06-2005, 13:30:50
Cordwainer Smith (Paul M.A. Linebarger)
This inimitably unique storyteller created a future with so many deep layers of history that all the world we know is practically lost in it.

King_Ghidra
03-06-2005, 13:54:16
Originally posted by Venom
I am E.E. "Doc" Smith who probably sucked.

he wrote the 'lensman' series

i only know that because they made an anime version

Beta1
03-06-2005, 14:02:43
I thought he was the guy from back to the future

HelloKitty
03-06-2005, 15:58:17
Originally posted by King_Ghidra
he wrote the 'lensman' series

i only know that because they made an anime version

Contest over! You win the geek award.

King_Ghidra
03-06-2005, 16:03:09
:lol:

Lurker the Second
03-06-2005, 16:06:11
William Gibson. Never heard of him.

King_Ghidra
03-06-2005, 16:17:55
philistine! :bash:

MOBIUS
03-06-2005, 17:41:32
I agree!:D

Lurker the Second
03-06-2005, 18:37:14
Probably. I fell out of touch with science fiction too long ago.

Dyl Ulenspiegel
03-06-2005, 19:14:00
I'm John Brunner. No idea who that is, maybe another misspelled Jon Miller?

Dyl Ulenspiegel
03-06-2005, 19:17:51
I like their republican quiz much better:

"You are: 22% Republican.

You're probably one of those people who still thinks that getting a blowjob is not an impeachable offense."

alsieboo
03-06-2005, 22:30:06
go me

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I am:H.G. Wells
The first major literary talent to make himself at home in the science fiction field, greatly expanding its popularity.
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paiktis22
03-06-2005, 23:38:18
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I do great translations

HelloKitty
04-06-2005, 00:20:14
Originally posted by Dyl Ulenspiegel
I like their republican quiz much better:

"You are: 22% Republican.

You're probably one of those people who still thinks that getting a blowjob is not an impeachable offense."

lol I am

Negative 1% republican!!!

You're a damn Commie! Where's Tailgunner Joe when we need him?

The Mad Monk
04-06-2005, 02:40:57
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William Gibson

The chief instigator of the "cyberpunk" wave of the 1980s, his razzle-dazzle futuristic intrigues were, for a while, the most imitated work in science fiction.

Venom
04-06-2005, 05:13:02
Originally posted by HelloKitty
lol I am

Negative 1% republican!!!

You're a damn Commie! Where's Tailgunner Joe when we need him?

Accurate quiz.

Funko
05-06-2005, 23:03:43
Holy shit, I'm 26% Republican? That quiz sucks donkeys. I can't believe I got 25% wrong. :(

Sir Penguin
07-06-2005, 04:13:11
I read an E. E. Smith book when I was a kid. It was good '30s pulp.

SP

Sir Penguin
07-06-2005, 04:13:32
Boo-yah.

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One of the most prolific writers in history, on any imaginable subject. Cared little for art but created lasting and memorable tales.

SP

zmama
07-06-2005, 10:44:31
Originally posted by Funko
Holy shit, I'm 26% Republican? That quiz sucks donkeys. I can't believe I got 25% wrong. :(


hehehehe I'm only 11% :lol:

Funko
07-06-2005, 10:48:17
:bash:

:cry:

mr.G
07-06-2005, 10:48:58
84% and i'm in a mellow mood

Oerdin
07-06-2005, 12:13:26
I take after a fellow Southern Californian.

http://www.ps.uci.edu/physics/benford.html

DevilsH@lo
07-06-2005, 12:52:52
David Brin............Apparently