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Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - February 17, 2009

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Elton John's Rocket Pictures production company is working on Pride and Predator, a film that drops space aliens into Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice.

Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'