Your host is on the road to New Mexico where he will celebrate his mother’s 91st birthday.
So it’s up to you, Dear Reader, to add your wisdom in the comments, along with the links to what should have been in the Scroll.
(1) THE BIG RED TWENTY. James Davis Nicoll’s latest core list – “Twenty Core Speculative Fiction Works Featuring Gingers (Cosmic or Otherwise) Every True SF Fan Should Have On Their Shelves”. It includes –
(2) BRIANNA WU VS. TRUMPZILLA. Frank Wu has the story —
So, when Brianna decided to run for US Congress, she wanted to have a very serious campaign on the issues. Fighting for gun control and intelligent tech policy. Defending our environment and public schools. Fighting against wage and racial inequality, and against all the unhinged policies of Donald Trump. I asked her if I could make my own campaign ad to support her. With giant monsters. Amazingly, she said yes. So here it is.
(3) WINTER HAS WENT. That iceman Otzi (read some of this first for a refresher) has them in an uproar.
— Eleanor Rose ? (@EleanorsaLizard) October 5, 2017
(4) TODAY’S BIRTHDAY BOY
Born October 5 — Paul Weimer
(5) THE BEYOND. Official trailer.
[Thanks to Carl Slaughter, John King Tarpinian, JJ, Cat Eldridge, and Frank Wu for some of these stories. Title credit goes to File 770 contributing editors of the day JJ and Arifel.]