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My Top Ten Favorite Villains in Science Fiction Films

I’m a big fan of science fiction movies. In many types of films, such as action and drama, a good villain can make a huge difference. Because science fiction films often feature aliens and technology rather than characterization, good villains … Continue reading

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My Top Ten Favorite Semi-Obscure Super Hero Comic Book Titles of the 1960s

I’ve always had a special fondness for comic books of the 1960s, the so-called Silver Age. Everyone knows Superman and Spiderman, and so on. But there were some interesting super hero comic book titles that aren’t as well known. Here … Continue reading

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The Greatest Chess Tournament of All Time

I haven’t played an actual game of chess in many years, but I used to love to play chess in high school, when I had a lot of time. I still follow chess, mostly via the excellent http://www.chessbase.com. In June … Continue reading

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My Top Ten Scary Science Fiction Movies

I’m a big fan of science fiction movies. Here are my top ten favorite scary sci fi movies. 1. Starship Troopers (1997) – The alien bugs in this movie are really scary. The part where the bugs attack “Outpost Whiskey” … Continue reading

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Research on Sports Statistics and Prediction

I’ve always been interested in machine learning predictions for sports. In particular I enjoy creating prediction systems for the National Football League games and American college NCAA basketball games. But there doesn’t seem to be very much in the way … Continue reading

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My Top Ten Favorite Animated Movies of All Time

I’m no expert on animated films, but I thought I’d put together my personal top 10 list. Put another way, if I was going on a three-month trip to the North Pole, these are the 10 animated films I’d bring … Continue reading

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A Recap of Science Fiction Movies of 2016

Now that 2016 is well over, I’ve had a chance to see most of the main science fiction films from 2016. It was an uneven year with a few decent films but some real clunkers too. Here are my top … Continue reading

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