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Jun 01

Mmmmm. Waffles!Click for larger image

Max Bathroom Comments: Who knew Kingsley Amis loved crappy cover art so much?

Published 1966

Actually, that cover IS a classical work of art!I would touch it without protective gloves.I've seen worse. Far, far, worse.Interesting, but I would still read it in public.Middlng: Neither awful nor awfully goodWould not like to be seen reading that!Awful... just awful...That belongs in a gold-lame picture frame!Gah... my eyes are burning! Feels so good!Good Show Sir! (Average: 8.60 out of 10)
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15 Responses to “The Furious Future”

  1. FluffyGhostKitten Says:

    I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again: waffle irons and cyborgs do not mix.

  2. fred Says:

    Not as waffle as it could have been.

  3. Tor Mented Says:

    ♪ Waffle man, burning out my fuse up here alone. ♪

  4. A. R. Yngve Says:

    Arnold Schwarzenegger is THE WAFFLENATOR.

    “I’ll be back – with chocolate syrup and cream.”

  5. Francis Boyle Says:

    Well, I’d be furious too if someone had solarised my waffle.

  6. Tat Wood Says:

    Presenting the Lovely Amii McDonald in ‘At Last, the 1984 Show’

  7. THX 1139 Says:

    Well, this is a fine tribute to Rat Liotta, I must say!

  8. fred Says:

    Ray doesn’t believe there is no escape from the waffle,

  9. B. Chiclitz Says:

    I think that blurb went to the wells once too often.

  10. Bruce A Munro Says:

    Come on folks, say what you really think of that cover. No waffling.

    The future is furious about how badly it’s been portrayed on GSS covers.

  11. GSS ex-noob Says:

    I can but give a hearty GSS (with maple syrup) to everyone today.

    In 60 year old news regarding a perennial GSS favorite, go here:
    https://news.ansible.uk/a417.html

    and scroll way down to the section “The Dead Past II” to enjoy the classic tale of Hugo ballot stuffing.

  12. Emster Says:

    To the tune of “Here We Come a Wassailing” (sort of)

    We enjoy mock-“waffling” this book, The Furious Fire
    Cover art has familiar shape, GSS regulars aspire
    Waffle comments, there’s a few
    And a nekkid lady too
    Yep you got me grinning ear to ear (ear to eeeeeear!)
    Wish I had a waffle and syrup to smear.

    (So easily distracted from the cover by talk of waffle…)

  13. Hammy Says:

    I prefer my waffle fries with ketchup and without human (or even half-human) faces, thank you….

  14. GSS ex-noob Says:

    Here we go a waffling among the cover black
    Here we go a waffling, and we’re not coming back!

    WTF come to you
    And to you LOL too

  15. Tat Wood Says:

    @Max Bathroom: Who knew? Most people who’d read ‘That Uncertain Feeling”, I expect.

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