Step right up! Step right up! Come see the blog of wordslinger extraordinaire, THE.... Sodomite Hal Duncan!! (sic) Gasp as the geek bites the heads off chickenshits and snake-oilers! Shudder at the click-clack of his snickety-sharp teeth! And if you enjoy the show, ladies and gents, remember, all gratuities are much appreciated.
I was going to post a response to Greg Benford's rant about how Fantasy is a perfidious Evil and Scientistic Fiction is our LastWhite Hope (from the threat of the Yellow Peril, that is)... but Scott Lynch basically says it all.