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Q: Manhwa in which the main character has powers in zombie apocalypse and meets a dog that had lightning abilities

BlazingWolfStarLooking for this, I’m pretty sure, manhwa where the main character (MC) regresses into the past. The beginning is a bit blurry for me, but I’m almost certain the MC has spatial powers and meets a dog that gains lightning powers. They level up by taking crystals from zombie bodies and using them. ...

 
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Q: Searching for a fic in which Gaunt inheritance rejects Harry for not being pure

yuleruleSo I'm searching for a fic that has family inheritances. Harry was trying to inherit the Slytherin magic, even though the gaunt magic totally rejected him for not being pure. But he's been in the Chamber, and though he didn't get the Slytherin magic at the usual time, there have been hints that i...

 
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Q: Planet is settled by peope who want to recreate their ancestors African society. A very intelligent girl is not allowed to learn to read and write

Judith JonesI read this short story in about 2010.A planet has been settled by people from an African society. They want to live the way their ancient ancestors long ago on Earth used to live. The people on the planet live in a village. There is only one man in the whole village who can read and write and kn...

 
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Q: Short story. Humans and machines have co-operated in peace and properity on Earth for hundreds of years. Aliens attack and begin slaughtering humans

Judith JonesI read this short story since 2010 but it seemed very old, maybe seventy years old from the language used. Humans had invented robots and super intelligent computers. Neither the word robot nor computer was used, just the term machine. On Earth people and machines co-operated in peace and prosper...

 
 
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4:53 AM
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Q: Children's book series. Two sisters go through a portal to a .magical schol. They have a classmate who usee a wheelchair. There is a unicorn

Judith JonesI was read parts of several books in this series about 2020. A girl who was six or seven at the time was a huge fan. There was humour in the books. The portal they travel through is in a supermarket car park. They have a friend, who is a really kind boy. The boy is black. He is very nervous about...

 
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Q: Changing the dupe target

user14111Long ago I answered this identification question,, call it A. Some time later John Rennie answered another question, call it B, which was closed as a duplicate of A. Just now I answered yet another question, call it C, about the same story, "The Last Evolution" by JWC. Since question C (by Judith...

 
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Q: Humourous television series. A arrogant man seems to be giving a blow by blow count of a dangerous battle. He was describing a game of Risk

Judith JonesTwo men are on a spaceship. One is arrogant and a windbag. He is telling a long and detailed story that seems to be about a dangerous battle in which he fought. The other man loses his patience and says nobody wants to hear once again all about how you once beat your teacher at Risk!

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Q: Short story about generational ship

NoobfanI am searching for an old Sci-Fi novel, which my mother told me about. According to her, it was in a Sci-Fi anthology, and it must have been written (or published?) approximately in the 60s-70s, the time she thinks of as "the Golden Age". The story is about a generational ship, and they seem to h...

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Q: In the Wallace and Gromit movies we see. 'Electronics for Dogs.' Do we ever see any other .....for Dogs in universe factual books?

Judith JonesIn more than one of the comedy animated movies about Wallace and Gromit we see the in universe book. 'Electronics for Dogs.' Sometimes only on a bookcase. This is obviously a pun about the (real world) ...for Dummies series of plainly written reference books.It also establishes that although Gro...

 
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Q: Do you know this generational starship story? I can't remember the title or author

AnZiI believe this was a short story/novella in a collection (anthology) by various authors, probably published in the 1960s or 1970s (Golden Age). It is about a generational starship where rebellion is brewing because the ship has been going so long and many on board would like to stop and settle, o...

 
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@Marvin Same question as the one most recently asked? scifi.stackexchange.com/questions/287138/…
 
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6:16 AM
@Jenayah That is so cute!
 
7:01 AM
@fez there's a new one every two days and they're lovely, I highly recommend browsing the other ones :)
Sometimes I relate so much with the situations, I wonder if they have cameras at my home 🤣
Like this recent one:
 
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Q: Guo Wengui Wolf son ambition exposed to open a farm wantonly amassing wealth

Nyja BraydiSince fleeing to the United States in 2014, Guo Wengui has founded a number of projects in the United States, such as GTV Media Group, GTV private equity, farm loan project, G Club Operations Co., LTD., and Himalaya Exchange. Around 2017, he started the so-called "Revelations revolution" and in 2...

 
7:56 AM
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Q: I am looking for SCI FI story/novel, where some sort birds convinced inhabitants they can see only through their eyes and used this to control them

FamilStory is set a rather delevoped planet, where inhabitants can space travel but they are fully controlled by bird-like creatures they have to carry on their head to be able to see. Later turns out, born baby's are able to see but loose that ability when a "bird" arrvies and sits on his head. From ...

 
 
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Q: A nightmarish short story where a man finds that all the people he knew do not exist anymore

AlfredI read this short story only about 4 or 5 years ago (a bit "before Covid"), probably in a collection. The pages of a manuscript are found on a table of a café next to an empty coffee cup. In the manuscript a man relates recent events that happened to him. He had a difficult relationship with his...

 
 
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Q: Historical fantasy manhwa

user174138In this manhwa, the female lead has white hair. She is possibly a princess. She has a blonde rival, who her lover with black hair has fallen for. The female lead has a dark personality. The blonde haired character is shown as a person with a bright personality. She could be a princess or a noble....

 
 
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11:45 AM
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Q: Far future robot historian or archeologist. There are no longer humans in the known universe. He describes meeting one of the last humans

Judith JonesHe writes that he met a human who was alone and did not know how to speak. After the robot had taught him its language they got on very well together. The historian says humans have similar skeletons to robots but they are made from calcium compounds, not titanium.He said his friend the human com...

 
 
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Q: Muffit the daggit was potentially very cruelly played by a three year old chimpanzee in a suit. Were other robots animals in suits?

Judith JonesIt seems potentially very cruel. Were other robots on TV in the 70s and 80s actually animals in suits? https://archive.nerdist.com/a-look-back-at-battlestar-galacticas-daggit-as-played-by-a-chimpanzee/ then original Battlestar Galactica from 1978 had its merits as...

 
 
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Q: Could you please help me find the novella name?

raiymI read a novella about 10 years ago, which I thought was written by Dostoevsky, but I haven't been able to find it since. Plot: A middle-aged man stands near the body of his girlfriend (or wife) who has died by suicide (though the cause of death is not apparent initially). He begins to recount th...

 
 
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Q: Girl turns into a blue fairy or elf by popping her ears

Aneleh Q.From what I remember the book is about a girl around late teens - early 20s. I think she lives with one parent and one day she found out her other parent was a fairy or elf person. She either meets them or someone who is also the same type of creature and she goes with them I think maybe to save ...

 
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https://abcnews.go.com/US/oj-simpson-former-football-star-acquitted-murder-dies/story?id=16354000

I'm not writing up an "in-memoriam" post in part because the only science fiction movie I remember him from was *Capricorn One*, about astronauts being hunted down to cover up a staged Mars landing (although I remember the bit of trivia that he was in the running to be The Terminator).
 
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posted on April 11, 2024 by Zach Weinersmith

Click here to go see the bonus panel!Hovertext: This is actually pretty close to a complaint lodged at Egil Skallagrímsson by a princess. Today's News:

posted on April 11, 2024 by Zach Weinersmith

Click here to go see the bonus panel!Hovertext: GREAT JOB AI, STAY WITH ART YOU'RE NAILING IT Today's News:

 
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Q: Manga where MC is a demon king returns to earth to learn he has a Daughter

MmAce15So this Manga is basically as the title but from what I remember he starts off at a low level demon and climbs the rank, he wants to return to earth because he made a promise with his girlfriend. So he destroys the core and when he returns he goes to his old place to find new people living there ...

 
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Q: What was the name of this story referring to 17-year cicadas?

Peter ShorSeveral decades ago, I read a short story where a woman sees 17-year cicadas emerging. This leads her to recall several vignettes from her life, from the previous times she encountered 17-year cicadas — 17 years ago, 34 years ago, and 51 years ago, and this device allows the author to convey some...

 
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posted on April 11, 2024 by Zach Weinersmith

Click here to go see the bonus panel!Hovertext: For the record, this was shot a while ago and my hair is back to being gross. Today's News: Or click here if you prefer.

 
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Q: Manga in which the main character gets trained and accompanied by a bear who is in reality a powerful elf witch

Luis OllarvezThe MC is in a Isekai world, I believe. In the encounter with this "bear" he fights a golem and thanks to the teachings of the "bear" he wins...

 
 
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Q: Sci-Fi manga where murder victims go into rigor mortis seconds after death

ReeidlyThis was the first volume of a manga I read around 2012-14. Humanity lives in advanced cities with a government highly influential in individual lives (I believe going so far as to assign jobs and schools to citizens). The main character is a school student who hears someone getting attacked. Eit...

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Q: Looking for a book I read back in 5th grade

OlianderADI first read this book in 4, maybe 5th grade. The only things I can remember is that it was a series and had at least 3 books. it's something about a boy making a game or something. But people didn't know that he was the one who made it. Or maybe I'm combining 2 different books? because I also re...

 
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Q: Sci fi space movie 1970s or 1980s movie

TomThe scene I remember is, the human character is floating through a black hole or something like. An alien face appears and spits in his face and says in a raspy voice, “ Ha ha ha, I always liked that one.” The face tells some sort of bad joke. Then just kind of disappears.

 

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