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mark211Best uses of SFF for Satire?2017-04-23 03:19:30
mark211Some say the origins of SFF lay not in legends so much, but in social and political satire - certainly Thomas Moore's Utopia (1516), Cyrano de Bergerac's Comical History of the States and Empires of the Moon (1651) and, of course. Swift's Gulliver's Travels (1726/1735) all fit into this category.2017-04-23 03:26:11
mark211As we are arguably living through the Era of Poe's Law right now (which Wikipedia describes is a Law "that states without a clear indicator of the author's intent, it is impossible to create a parody of extreme views so obviously exaggerated that it cannot be mistaken by some readers or viewers as a sincere expression of the parodied views"), what are the best SFF satires out there? What are your favourites? What - as far as you know - has not yet been satirised, but which you think is absolutely deserving of such? Could you write it? Could one of us? Let us know below. 2017-04-23 03:29:13
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check cashingIt is very arduous to mention once precisely have to be compelled to money your check. generally it's going to terribly troublesome to money if it's not official hours. 2017-04-25 08:41:17
IronspiderI don't think I've read any broad SFF satire, unless the 'Iron Dream' by Norman Spinrad counts, but would the likes of 'Starship Troopers' not fall under such a category, even if only partially? 'Catch 22' is probably the most obvious satire I've read, but I'm not so sure about SFF - parodies yes. Perhaps there are plenty out there and, maybe, I'm just not reading them correctly!2017-04-25 12:57:07
GordonRowlinsonThe only satire I can think of is the Mel Brooks movie Spaceballs. It was funny and ripped into the Star Wars movies. 2017-04-26 03:06:34





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