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- Between August and October 1996, Dax opened her fan fiction archive "Obsessions" which contains alt stories and quickly becomes a favorite site of Xena fans. ( Lunacy )
- On October 7, 1997, the Due South episode Strange Bedfellows originally aired on via syndication. 
- Beginning in October 1998, the importance of alt.tv.x-files.creative in X-Files fan fiction community declined.
- On October 7, 1999, the All-Roswell mailing list was created for Roswell fan fiction. 
- On October 7, 2000, the Andromeda mailing list thebestnewscifishowandromeda was created. 
- On October 7, 2000, Andromeda premiered on television in Canada. 
- On October 7, 2005, tennant_love  David Tennant livejournal community was created.
- On October 5, 2005, the LiveJournal community snarchive was created by laylee as a means of filling the gap left by the demise of the Trickster archive.  The first fic archived to the site was 'Zinger', by riverlight, archived on October 7, 2005.
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