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A few people expressed interest in a set of podcasting gear/advice posts, so here's the first one in which I geek out over gear recommendations. I'll do a follow-up post on how to record with all of this.
For this post, I'm assuming you're going to be recording into your computer or laptop via USB. This is wordy, so if you just want product recommendations and a breakdown of what would fit best for your budget and recording situation, skip to the bottom. To the jump!( Read more...Collapse )
Let's just get the big stuff out of the way.
1. No, I didn't like The Scene.
2. No, I don't think Christie Golden is a terrible person.
3. No, I didn't like The Scene.
4. No, I'm not in any way condoning The Scene. For the love of all that is holy, please, please, please read that again.
5. No, I didn't like The Scene.
6. I thought that on the whole, Fate of the Jedi: Ascension was a decent read.
7. No, I didn't like The Scene.
Thoughts below the jump
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The Essential Novels for Getting Into the EU, in order
1. Heir to the Empire
2. Dark Force Rising
3. The Last Command
4. Truce at Bakura
5. Shadows of Mindor
6. X-Wing: Rogue Squadron
7. X-Wing: Wedge's Gamble
8. X-Wing: The Krytos Trap
9. X-Wing: Bacta War
10. X-Wing: Wraith Squadron
11. X-Wing: Iron Fist
12. X-Wing: Solo Command
13. X-Wing: Isard's Revenge
14. I, Jedi
15. X-Wing: Starfighters of Adumar
16. Specter of the Past
17. Vision of the Future
The Essential Comics for Getting Into the EU
2. Truce at Bakura and Shadows of Mindor
4. X-Wing 5-7
6. Starfighters of Adumar
8. X-Wing Omnibus
Edit: Well, the blog I was worried about found me
Holy gods did you ever miss the point of this post. I actually registered an account there to respond, but frankly, I've been around the interwebs long enough to know that doing so won't lead to anything positive. I can only encourage them (if they're still reading this post) to read this:
A Call for Civility in the Star Wars Fandom
Thanks go to ClubJade for such an eloquently crafted piece that should be in all of your bookmarks for quick reference.
Remember, kids, fandom is supposed to be fun.