SF Failing Science 101 (or, In Which Scott Lynch Is Awesome)

2013-MAR-Scott-Lynch-214x300Scott Lynch is a brilliant writer, and a friend. You probably know him best for his Gentlemen Bastards fantasy series (begun in The Lies of Locke Lamora… and if you haven’t read it, GET ON THAT), and he was also a contributor to the Tales of the Far West anthology that I edited and published.

Today on Twitter, he went on a bit of an extended ramble, and it struck me as just so damned smart that I felt the need to collect it. Hence, this blog post.

In the following series of tweets, Scott talks about the tendency of certain subsets of SF…



So the entire purpose of putting this on my blog is basically so that I can point to the above sequence and say “YEAH. THAT.”

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