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Alan J. Porter has been a regular writer on various aspects of popular culture and technology for over fifteen years.

He is best known as a writer of pop-culture reference books, as well as a critically acclaimed Beatles biography, business books focused on content strategy, and various comics.

He is also an Editor-At-Large at RevolutionSF.com where he mainly writes movie reviews.

He is president and founder of 4Js Group - a Content Strategy consulting company focused on helping companies and organizations recognize and leverage their largest hidden asset, their content.


In my early and mid-teens I loved making plastic models, and I got pretty good at it. In fact I recall I even had a couple of pieces on show at a local modelling exhibition. I had dreams of emulating my hero. special effects model wizard Derek Meddings, the man who created all those wonderful vehicles for the Supermarionation TV shows like Thunderbirds.


Then I hit 16 and along came the three Bs...

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