The Return Of Clinton Futurism?

Click to view » 11/07/08 2:42pm 11/07/08 2:42pmThe last time the Democrats controlled the White House and both houses of Congress, Gillian Anderson wore pants. There were two series at once, which promoted women and minorities and looked at the dark side of the Federation. Cyberpunk reigned supreme. The future was a shiny place - but with dread…

The Five Marks of Clintonian Science Fiction

When the movie Independence Day aired in theaters in summer 1996, audiences always cheered when aliens blew up the White House. Finally a journalist asked the White House Press Secretary about this strange audience response, and he replied that people were cheering because "they knew that the president had gotten to… » 1/10/08 9:15am 1/10/08 9:15am