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Tuesday 25 June 2013 The Forest Road Reader, No 75

Sitting on the 5:50 out of new New Street, I saw the Supermoon leap from the top of Selfridges and soar up into the sky.

Richard Matheson dies aged 87. You almost certainly knew his work, even if you didn't know it. If you’ve seen any of the film adaptations of I Am Legend put them out of your mind, and read the book. If you haven't seen any of the film adaptations of I Am Legend, proceed directly to the book. It is as terrifying a novel as you could read.

You'll believe a Moon can fly.

Buzz Aldrin calls for humans to colonise the Red Planet. My guess is he actually said 'Mars'. Buzz Aldrin and Thomas Dolby perform She Blinded Me With Science. Aldrin punches a lunar landing denier. Buzz Aldrin - possibly the coolest octogenarian on the planet.

Whatever Happened To The Man of Tomorrow?

Will Hutton is getting increasingly radical - Blame austerity, not old people, for the plight of Britain's young. Part of me wants to see him run for elected office simply because he'd intellectually flatten anyone before him, but I know if he did then, ultimately and no matter how hard we tried not to, we would end up disappointed by the compromises he’d have to make.

The Mass Murder of Steel


Tagged trains, and mars


Jez Higgins

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