MIT Science Fiction Society

84 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02139

MITSFS Meeting Minutes

Friday, February 29, 2008

MITSFS meeting called to order, 61.2 Ksec SST, Kevin Riggle, President and Skinner, presiding; Miss Katie, Pseudo-Onseck, recording.

Minutes Read

It's not fanfic if the author wrote it. Motion to commend the minutes for being read by Miss Katie passes 7-1-0+Spehn


Committee Reports


We paid off Metropolitan Warehouse and Extra Space Storage isn't foreclosing on us

Star Chamber

We cleared out Metropolitan Warehouse and stuff was heavy.


Panthercomm happened, Hasslecomm happened, Bluebellcomm needs to do work, shelving needs to happen, and Mag.* data entry happened. More people should join in Mag.*.


The Ring-Tailed Purge got printed out.

People's Albanian Embassy

Movie: The Wizard of Space and Time. Stuff happened.


Old Business

Erikson is still good. Consider the alternative. He could be secretly Merlin.

Discussion of cyber-punk short stories.

ALGOL (with the usual debate, and no complaining. *YAY*


New Business

Angleton, Line, and Shell, are all cat names that are CIA related, sf-nal, and mathmatical.

Gah! Look at the mid-nineties webpage of doom!

Back in the day our dorm had cockroaches

Today is a leapday, it's various peoples birthdays. Including the Gilbert and Sullivan Society. It's 5. They're singing Pirates of Penzance in celebration.

I hear there are candles on the dome (for Random. Yay Random.)


Future Business

In the future there will Nebula Awards,

Michael Moorcock got a ``grand master'' award thingy.

Motion to award a banana the title of ``Grand Master of the Science Fiction Society'' fails 4-6-0+Spehn

Motion to award the grand master the title of ``Banana of the Science Fiction Society'' passes 13-0-0+Spehn

BING! Meeting adjourned, 66.6 Ksec SST.

Respectfully submitted,
Miss Katie Ray, Pseudo-Onseck