When Lightning Strikes

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Title: When Lightning Strikes
Publisher: Idiot Triplets Press
Editor(s): Linda McGee
Date(s): 2002
Medium: print
Fandom: Starsky and Hutch
Language: English
External Links: Publisher website
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When Lightning Strikes is a slash 227-page Starsky and Hutch anthology. The color cover is by Linda Cody. It has interior art by L.A. Pinn (two pieces) and Helen (one piece). This zine won a Sizzler Award (Best SH Zine) at Connexions 2003, and a Huggy Award (Best SH zine) at ZebraCon 2003.

cover by Linda Cody

Reactions and Reviews

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[Guardian]: Dobey invited the boys over for a barbeque, but when they get there it's only Dobey...no Edith, no Cal, no Rosie. Slightly out of the ordinary, but not unusual. But for this situation, Dovey wanted it just to be him. What he has to ask the boys is delicate and hard for him and their reactions aren't known. Prejudices come in all forms and dealing with them is sometimes too much to deal with.

"It’s nobody’s business." Hutch addressed himself to the backyard. "As long as we do our job and don’t bother anybody."

"You’re right," Dobey said. "In a perfect world, differences wouldn’t matter and no one would bother anyone else. In a perfect world, there’d be no separate bathrooms and no lynchings."

"In a perfect world, there’d be no crime and we could all go home," Starsky offered.

"Perfect World," Hutch grunted.

You learn to deal, you learn to stand it, because it's the only way you can survive sometimes. [1]


  1. a 2006 comment at Crack Van