Wastebasket was a science fiction fandom fanzine by Vernon McCain.
Wastebasket was published in Eugene, Oregon, U.S.A. The co-editor, as of issue four, was Walt Willis. The Staff Artist was Rosco Wright (Beyond).
Contributors of writing included A. Bertram Chandler, Rory Faulkner, Norman E. Hartman, Lee Hoffman (Quandry), Bill Morse, Bill Venable, Shelby Vick (Confusion), Walt Willis (Slant).