RIP: Harlan Ellison 1934-2018

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RIP: Harlan Ellison 1934-2018

Post by Michael » Fri Jun 29, 2018 1:48 pm

Writer Harlan Ellison has passed away at the age of 84.

https://variety.com/2018/tv/news/harlan ... 202861048/

Ellison was known for writing the Star Trek episode "The City on the Edge of Forever," various Outer Limits episodes, as well as a variety of other TV shows.

He also wrote a large number of short stories, and social commentary in several columns through the years which are available in book form.
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Re: RIP: Harlan Ellison 1934-2018

Post by JM1776 » Sat Jun 30, 2018 7:33 am

Ellison was too far ahead of his time. He'd likely be much more appreciated and flourish today.

By most if not all accounts, though, he was not a fun guy if you crossed him ... and wasn't the forgiving sort. Evidently Ellison had more enemies for life than close friends.

Seems he's deserving of his reputation, both good and bad.

I hope he finds peace now.
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