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RIP Jerry Pournelle

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4 minutes ago, Dilvish the Deliverer said:

Evidently Jerry Pournelle passed away two days ago at home.  I quite enjoyed reading his books when I was younger.  I may have to go and break a few favorites out of storage.

 

That's sad. I quite like his work and always thought that he made Niven's stuff better, too.

 

He'll be missed.

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I always enjoyed whet he would pop up on the tech podcasts I listen to.  He was very well researched and had some interesting opinions.  

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Discovering his novels and the stuff he wrote with Niven was like the treasure chest at the end of a long quest... full of gold.

 

Thanks for the many hours of entertainment Mr. Pournelle.

 

RIP

 

J--

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3 hours ago, jsalyers said:

Discovering his novels and the stuff he wrote with Niven was like the treasure chest at the end of a long quest... full of gold.

 

Thanks for the many hours of entertainment Mr. Pournelle.

 

RIP

 

J--

So much this. ..

 

RIP...

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This is sad. Another of the "greats" of Science Fiction passing. But on the other hand he had lead a productive life that created a sense of wonder in a lot of people around the world. A life well lived!

 

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