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Winnipeg Star Trek fan has licence plate — ASIMIL8 — revoked for ‘offensive’ message

WINNIPEG — Manitoba Public Insurance has revoked a Star Trek fan’s personalized licence plate after receiving complaints that its message — ASIMIL8 — is offensive to indigenous people. 430 more words


Agents of SHIELD thoughts and predictions (4.19)

I really enjoy Agents of SHIELD.  It’s a show that’s been able to reinvent itself with every season — sometimes every half-season — while still feeling like part of an overall whole.  856 more words


Sunday Comics podcast: JK Woodward

Spotlight on the comic artist JK Woodward to talk about his upcoming mini series from IDW Publishing Star Trek The Next Generation Mirror Broken written by Scott and David Tipton. 51 more words


Deanna Troi, unsung feminist and fashion hero of "Star Trek: The Next Generation"

For a show that spent its first 25 years reaching toward socialism and absolute equality with both hands, the physical and semiotic impact of clothing — particularly of uniforms; they’re all military of one kind or another — can’t be overstated.  81 more words

TV Reviews

Me, MST3K, and Marissa Picard

So what to do after finally seeing, and getting into, Mystery Science Theater 3000? It being 1996, the answer was: Usenet. The medium is all but dead now, but attempts to reinvent what was great about it continue, without success. 1,126 more words


Star Trek: Prey, Book 3: The Hall of Heroes by John Jackson Miller

This review will serve as an assessment of this book and of the trilogy it completes.  I provided the basic setup for this story in my review for the first book, and I did my best to keep it as spoiler free as possible for both of the previous books.  548 more words