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MITSFS Meeting Minutes

Friday, October 19, 2007

MITSFS meeting called to order, 61.2 Ksec SST, Kevin Riggle, President and Skinner, presiding; Christian Ternus, Onseck, recording.

Minutes read.

Motion to commend the minutes for containing interpretive dances passes 13-5-5+Spehn.


Committee Reports

That one. Yeah, details.


Hasslecomm did Hassle-work on Thursday during JSB's hours. We had lots and lots and lots of help.


Katiecomm did more work.

That couch is almost empty!

There are now circulating copies of Making Money and Halting State.


The Rage Warehouse is getting more expensive.


Libcomm has gone to Florida.

The barcodes showed up!

JPW was playing with the barcode scanner until she realized that there was nothing to scan.


We have more prentii: Ian (ianyh) and Jasmine (jasminef).


Boxes of books were donated to the MIT Used Book Fair.


Magdex party on Sunday!


Old Business

Discussion of Guild games ensues.


New Business


Asimov is dead. Long live Asimov!

The Dark is Rising movie (AAAAAGGGHHHH) came out.

You should blanche yourself on to mitsfs-social. Or get the Onseck to.

The clock is (possibly) dead. Long live the clock!

Various books are good. And authors. Including Steven Erikson! And Jim Butcher. And Charles Stross, again.


Future Business

There will be a run of Condition Echo Blueshift, the Stross Guild game, this Saturday.

In the future, KR will read more books!

Ian: ``Randall Munroe is good, but I'd actually jump on Neil Gaiman.''

In the future, there will be authors showing up!

Motion to lure Neil Gaiman into the library with a banana passes 20-2-0+Spehn.

BING! Meeting adjourned, 66.6 Ksec SST.

Respectfully submitted,
Christian Ternus, Onseck