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The New Regime of Sewage

The Ferengi are our rulers now, and the constitution has been replaced by the Rules of Acquisition.  Worse, we are surrounded on every side by battalions of ignorant, hate-filled cowards, who believe that everyone who isn’t exactly the same as they are is out to get them.  51 more words

Observations On Life

S1E5: "The Last Outpost"

Written by: Herbert Wright and Richard Krzmeien /\ Directed by: Richard Colla

Originally aired: October 19, 1987

The episode begins with the Enterprise in pursuit of a Ferengi vessel, which apparently stole an energy converter from one of the nearby Federation outposts. 1,705 more words

Star Trek

Star Trek: Deep Space Nine - Ferengi Love Songs (Review)

Ferengi Love Songs has one really good joke. In the episode’s defence, it might just be a great joke.

The most striking moment in Ferengi Love Songs… 5,068 more words

Star Trek

What's In a Name?

Lately I’ve been putting a bit of thought into the role names serve in fiction, about how they give a first impression of a character, place or culture. 1,671 more words

Writing

Star Trek TNG Season 7: "Firstborn" and "Bloodlines"

I’m going through “Star Trek: The Next Generation” and reviewing every episode, complete with commentary and a grade from A-F. I’ve also included a score and comment from my wife, who has never seen the show before. 967 more words

Star Trek

Summer Rewind - The Away Team #4: The Last Outpost

We couldn’t do a summer rewind without our favorite episodes of the Star Trek: The Next Generation recap series, “The Away Team.” We selected our favorite episodes from our nearly year and a half run with the first season. 117 more words

Podcast

Captain's Log or the "Spock" in your brother's eye...

This past week marked the 50th anniversary of the debut of Star Trek. I have laid bare a lot of my geekier proclivities on this site, so I’ll take this opportunity to uncover this one as well (though it was never particularly well hidden). 729 more words

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