Comic: The top 10 least convincing sci-fi messiahs

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Ten one-line descriptions of ten famous science fiction saviors--in all their implausible glory--courtesy of My Elves Are Different, a minimalist retropunk webcomic that appeals only to the most insular of sci-fi fantasy geeks (which is to say, me). I can name nine of the candidates based on the clues, but #10 has continued to elude me. See if you can do better.

By Jay Garmon

Jay Garmon has a vast and terrifying knowledge of all things obscure, obtuse, and irrelevant. One day, he hopes to write science fiction, but for now he'll settle for something stranger -- amusing and abusing IT pros. Read his full profile. You can a...