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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

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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


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

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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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From the Memory Banks: "The Last Outpost"

Season 1, Episode 4. First appearance of the Ferengi. Ah, the Ferengi, TNG’s first attempt at a reoccurring baddie alien race (like the Klingons of the original series.) It didn’t work out as planned–one more episode and then they were cast off  into obscurity until Armin Shimmerman (making his Ferengi debut in this episode) returned to the Trek-Universe as Quark in Star Trek: Deep Space Nine. 1,089 more words

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S01E05: The Last Outpost

Do the Stardate numbers actually mean anything? Never mind, don’t tell me, I don’t care.

Picard: “What is their course?”
Geordi: “They’re now angling through that solar system, Captain.” 598 more words

Top 10 Star Trek species: 50 years of Trek, 50 things to love Pt 1/5

Star Trek is celebrating 50 years and in commemoration there was a cool panel at San Diego Comic Con (which you can read about here… 1,356 more words

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