Category Archives: SciFi Q of the Day

SciFi Q of the Day: Caped Confessions

SciFi Question of the Day: What’s the stupidest thing you’ve ever done while wearing a cape? Facebook Answers:   Douglas S Caprette I daresay that is begging the question…   Sarah Deatherage well, it depends…are you talking onstage, or offstage?   Emily Becker Priest ummm… won … Continue reading

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SciFi Q of the Day: Centrifutile Force

SciFi Question of the Day: Define Centrifutile Force. Posted on June 9 Facebook Answers:   Pony Horton The force that is observed while spinning one’s wheels in an effort to educate the obtuse.     Geri Bressler The force that compels people to continuously … Continue reading

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SciFi Question of the Day: Your Lightsaber is Actually a Sonic Screwdriver

SciFi Question of the Day: You wake up in a cell on an Imperial Starship. From the next cell over you hear someone say “You’re a little short for a storm trooper…” You reach for your lightsaber, only to realize … Continue reading

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SciFi Question of the Day: Art Offworld

SciFi Question of the Day: Should world governments make a law that certain works of art and heritage should never be allowed to leave the planet? Or should colonists be able to take their (legally owned) art and heritage with … Continue reading

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SciFi Q of the Day: Soft Serve or Laser Beams?

SciFi Question of the Day: If you could have a personal robot that either made soft-serve ice cream cones on demand OR shot deadly laser beams out of its eyes, which would you choose? Facebook Answers:   Terry Morgan That would depend … Continue reading

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SciFi Q of the Day: Canines

Usually I choose which of the SciFi Q’s to turn into a blog post based on the quality and quantity of comments across the board. But I have to admit that this time, although there are some great answers, I … Continue reading

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SciFi Question of the Day: Touch Telepathy vs Regional Empathy

SciFi Question of the Day: Which would be a greater benefit to humanity as a whole? For all humans to have touch telepathy, or for all humans to have regional empathy? (Let’s say TT means if you have skin/skin contact … Continue reading

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SciFi Q of the Day: Sparkly Rainbow Unicorns

SciFi Question of the Day: Your publisher insists on using this image as a cover photo, yet they have specified SciFi not Fantasy. What do you write a story about? (Credit to 35millipead on Flickr with a Creative Commons license.) Facebook … Continue reading

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SciFi Q of the Day: Planetary Land-Grab

SciFi Question of the Day: If a political or corporate entity made it to Mars and established a foothold there, how much of a “land grab” should they or could they do? What happens when the next, unrelated group comes? … Continue reading

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SciFi Q of the Day: Lunar Chickens

SciFi Question of the Day: Given a nice, comfy, climate-controlled space on the moon, would chickens be able to fly? What about penguins? Any hope for penguins? Facebook Answers:   Iris Mansi and ostritches?     Pony Horton Assuming you’re in a pressurized atmosphere, … Continue reading

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