The Star Fraction series - pertinent entertainment of a gloomy future?

Michael Pollak mpollak at
Sat May 12 17:35:54 PDT 2001

On Fri, 11 May 2001, Peter van Heusden wrote:

> Iain described Ken as being more leftwing than himself, so I guess
> that puts him somewhere a bit to the left of Labour (his non-SF
> books contain numerous quips at the expense of the Guardian, called the
> Grauniad as I recall).

This is a staple quip of Private Eye magazine, which never refers to the Guardian as anything else. I've heard it refers to a period of terrible proof-reading sometime during the 80s.


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