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Stargate SG-1 season 6

The Daniel-is-dead season.  Basically he agreed to guest-star only if he liked the script, and then he agreed to come back in 7 because thought being de-ascended would add enough new interest to his character (and presumably whatever other disputes he had with the show were sorted out). 255 more words

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Stargate SG-1 season 5

Daniel appears farthest back on the DVD/iTunes cover for this season, which echos what happens to his role this season.

Season 5 is basically the nadir of the main SG-1 team, continuing its decline from breakout “six seasons and a movie” potential to fating it to live in SF obscurity. 3,005 more words

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Anthropologists: Ethnographic Heroes?

This post is part of the series Anthropology in Outerspace which examines representations of anthropology in science-fiction. To read previous installments in this series, consult the related contents section at the end of this post or select the series in the ”Our Series” menu in the right sidebar.  930 more words

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Anthropology in Outerspace: Representations of Anthropology in Science Fiction

“Archaeology is the anthropology of the past, and science fiction is the anthropology of the future.”

Joan D. Vinge

As avid science-fiction fans and graduate and undergraduate students of anthropology, we cannot help but notice whenever an anthropologist graces our TV screen during a…

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Stargate SG-1 season 4

Sadly, Stargate started on a different direction in season 4, a move which some feel took it from breakout “six seasons and a movie” potential to fating it to live in SF obscurity. 1,996 more words

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Stargate SG-1 season 3

Begins as a bit weaker season. They have a tendency to show up and ask people to abandon deeply held beliefs that have been part of the local society for years or decades or centuries, which the local people seem to do remarkably quickly and conveniently. 1,151 more words

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What Could Have Been: Stargate Atlantis Season 6? TV Movie?

The demise of Stargate Atlantis has long been a point of contention in the Stargate fandom. While the story of how it ended has changed over the years, the commonly believed version is that… 1,717 more words

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