[LMB] OT: Malfoy on Pratchett, rated G I swear.

Louann Miller lqmiller at ev1.net
Thu, 12 Aug 2004 17:02:32 -0500

At 10:58 AM 8/12/2004 -0700, Azalais Malfoy wrote:
> > For my part, I already accepted that Discworld wasn't bound to a tight
> > continuity, and was subject to many Better Ideas.  Like Darkover, but 
> easier
> > to take.  The current Patrician is a lot more interesting than the one in
> > TCoM.  Having an "explanation" of the fractured continuity is cute, but not
> > really needed for me.
>I can't even understand this type of thinking--it's the desire to
>'fix' continuity that drives me to write fanfic.  It's worth
>noting that the only sizable amounts of fic I've ever written
>have been for the original Star Trek series, Darkover, and the

It's overwhelmingly probable then that you would dislike Mystery Science 
Theater 3000. "If you're wondering how he eats and breathes and other 
science facts/ then repeat to yourself 'it's just a show, I should really 
just relax.'" Although ironically they were pretty tight with internal 
continuity in accounting for cast changes and so forth.