Whatever Happened to Mr. Garibaldi?

B5‘s Jerry Doyle Makes a Run for Congress! Babylon 5, after five seasons and five telefilms, has gone into retirement. But Jerry Doyle (who played Security Chief Michael Garibaldi on the show) isn’t sitting still. He’s running for the U.S. House of Representatives in California’s 24th Congressional District. As a Republican. We contacted Jerry (“Call …

TV Review: Flowers for Algernon

First aired on CBS on 20 February 2000 Starring Matthew Modine and Kelli Williams No spaceships. No aliens. No phasers. No mysterious plagues. No super-villains bent on world domination. Flowers for Algernon is perfect science fiction. It ought to be: it’s based on Daniel Keyes’ 1959 Hugo Award-winning short story (and 1966 Nebula Award-winning novel-length version). …

Launch! (SciFiDimensions)

[This short essay marks the beginning of my adventures in online publishing. Posted on February 4, 2000, it was the very first bit of content for my online science fiction magazine SciFiDimensions.com (it was variously and awkwardly branded as┬áscifidimensions, scifidimensions, etc., before finally settling as┬áSciFiDimensions). Over the course of ten years, SciFiDimensions.com provided thousands of …