TNG: S1E12: “The Big Goodbye”

In which Troi is a cunning linguist, Paramount gets some new sets, and nobody thinks of the easy way.

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TNG: S1E10: “Hide and ‘Q'”

In which Q loves war, Riker loves power, and Worf loves women in fishnet shirts and scale armor. (But really, who doesn’t?)

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TNG: S1E09: “The Battle”

In which headaches are rare enough to be worrying, Picard meets an old friend, and the visual effects are wrong, damn it!

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TNG: S1E07: “Lonely Among Us”

In which I experience technical difficulties, the peace process is a long and slow-roasted one, and we learn a little more about transporters.

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TNG: S1E06: “Where No One Has Gone Before”

In which I get back to my roots of speculating way too much about the use of a single model for eight seconds of screen time, I do some math, and we meet the Kwisatz Haderach. 

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TAS: S1E08: “The Magicks of Megus-Tu”

In which I go off-topic a lot, the center of the galaxy is where religion lives again, and a race of energy beings has a rowdy black sheep with an unhealthy obsession over humanity. 

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TNG: S1E05: “The Last Outpost”

In which we meet a new expy, User Interface Design is not intuitive across humanoid species, and the Enterprise sends a box of tribbles to the Klingons.

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