Announcing Weird Universe

So here's the big announcement I mentioned in the last post. (No point in keeping the secret until Wednesday because it's already been leaked!)

I'm starting up a new weblog: Weird Universe. Joining me in this questionable endeavor are fellow weird-enthusiasts Chuck Shepherd (well-known for his "News of the Weird" syndicated column) and noted science-fiction author Paul Di Filippo (of the Steampunk Trilogy fame).

For a long time I've wanted a place to blog about weird, but not necessarily hoaxy, stuff, but I didn't want to start a new blog by myself. So Weird Universe seems like the perfect solution.

Of course, this doesn't mean the end of the Museum of Hoaxes. Far from it. I'm hoping it'll bring more readers to MOH. But if you send me a link and it seems more weird than hoaxy, I'll probably post it over at Weird Universe, rather than here.

Anyway, come on over to Weird Universe and check it out. It should be (fingers crossed) all functioning properly now.


Posted on Tue Jul 08, 2008

More content from the Hoax Museum:


Cool! grin
Posted by Madmouse  in  Edinburgh  on  Tue Jul 08, 2008  at  05:18 PM
This is excellent, since I follow both you and Chuck, and you cover a lot of the same stories. Now I can get you in one place!
Posted by Leshka  in  New York City  on  Tue Jul 08, 2008  at  08:52 PM
Posted by Captain DaFt  on  Tue Jul 08, 2008  at  09:44 PM
Oh sure, Alex, give me one MORE must-visit-every-day website!
Posted by Cranky Media Guy  on  Wed Jul 09, 2008  at  12:53 AM
Exactly what I was thinking Cranky. I hardly get enough time to visit here let alone another one!
Posted by Nettie  in  Perth, Western Australia  on  Wed Jul 09, 2008  at  02:50 AM
That's just plain ...... Weird! I like it.
Posted by hulitoons  in  Abingdon, Maryland  on  Wed Jul 09, 2008  at  05:10 AM
I always found the word "weird" to be kinda weird...
Posted by Hairy Houdini  on  Wed Jul 09, 2008  at  08:49 AM
Posted by MadCarlotta  in  Canada  on  Wed Jul 09, 2008  at  09:47 AM
CMG said it first, Alex. raspberry
Posted by Maegan  in  Tampa, FL - USA  on  Wed Jul 09, 2008  at  12:06 PM
oh wait....we're not going to part of the subject matter listed are we?
Posted by hulitoons  in  Abingdon, Maryland  on  Wed Jul 09, 2008  at  08:15 PM
Ooh...that's a scary thought, Huli....gulp
Posted by Smerk  in  to mischief  on  Thu Jul 10, 2008  at  05:32 AM
Yay for new blogs!
Posted by Sakano  in  Ohio  on  Thu Jul 10, 2008  at  08:05 AM
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