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Appointment Of Jonathan Ross As Hugo Awards Emcee Triggers Brief Spat

Posted at 7:23AM Sunday 02 Mar 2014

The organizers of LonCon3, the London SF convention playing host to Worldcon and hence the Hugo Awards this year, announced that British TV personality Jonathan Ross had agreed to emcee the Hugos. This immediately sent a shockwave through the community, because Ross has a history of raunchy and sexist humor on the air. A number of prominent SF writers and personalities declared their dismay

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