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>Does anyone else think it’s kind of wild that the New York Times published an op-ed warning us to take UFO’s more seriously? I mean, I will, I do, just strange to see it there.

The TV debut of the Teletubbies was not at all surprising to those of us who had read John Christopher’s When the Tripods Came.

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Roger Sutton has been the editor in chief of The Horn Book, Inc, since 1996. He was previously editor of The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books and a children's and young adult librarian. He received his M.A. in library science from the University of Chicago in 1982 and a B.A. from Pitzer College in 1978. Follow him on Twitter: @RogerReads.



  1. Anonymous says:

    >A tie-in to the X-Files movie? Yes or no, this makes me think again of the January sightings in Stephenville, TX. More on those, for those who missed them, at: Listen to that, then listen to the O’Hare story:

    It’s enough to put a person in touch with his/her inner Fox Mulder.

  2. Anonymous says:

    >THE DAY OF THE TRIFFIDS??? Isn’t that the title? Or is this a joke?

  3. Roger Sutton says:

    >That’s a different book.

  4. Monica Edinger says:

    >Tripod, Triffid, Trilateral Commission — what’s the diff? All equally scary in the right context and/or time period.

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