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The Weird Universe explores a human and natural cosmos that is not only stranger than we imagine, but stranger than we can imagine. The usual suspects are Paul Di Filippo; Alex Boese, curator of the Museum of Hoaxes; and Chuck Shepherd, purveyor of News of the Weird.

Recent posts:

  • Palcohol
    Palcohol, powdered alcohol, sneak it into 'dry' venues or places where booze is prohibitively expensive. The makers say it can even be snorted, but use responsibly. It has been approved by the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau and should be available this fall.
  • Motorized Skates
  • Gay Jeans
    Gay Jeans begin life looking and acting like regular 5-pocket denim jeans, but as they experience normal washing and wearing over the course of their life, their indigo dye gradually fades away, revealing fabulously colorful yarns just waiting to come out.[]
  • Charcoal Cheese
    Cheese mixed with charcoal. Looks strange, but apparently tastes pretty good. [Sleaford Target]
  • Follies of the Madmen #218
    That's either a carnivorous plant, or some bigtime genetic engineering! Original ad here.
  • Soda Drinker Pro
    Soda Drinker Pro is the premier in software in the first person soda drinking genre. Experience what it’s truly like to drink a soda at the beach, in the park, and even… in SPACE!!! With Soda Drinker Pro, you don’t need to have a soda in hand to experience a soda in your mind. Soon to be available for the Xbox One! More details at

The Inferior 4+1 is a Livejournal community maintained by Paul, lizhand, Paul Witcover, lucius-t and ljgoldstein.

Recent posts:

  • More Lucius April 18, 2014
  • New Review at LOCUS ONLINE April 17, 2014
    I look at some vintage SF:
  • New Review at the B&NR April 15, 2014
    A fine new novel about a space elevator:
  • Literary Map April 11, 2014
  • New Review at the B&NR April 9, 2014
    KSR's newest!
  • New Review at LOCUS ONLINE April 9, 2014
    A military/diplomacy/espionage SF novel worth your time: