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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TNG: S1E04: “Code of Honor”

In which Picard handles a Kirk situation, everyone loves a girl fight, and there’s a surprising lack of urgency.

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TNG: S1E03: “The Naked Now”

In which I promise you’re still watching Star Trek, bourbon brings out my distractability, and some of the darkness in the Star Trek universe is laid bare and glossed over.

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TNG: S1E02: “Encounter at Farpoint, Part 2”

In which I get to start revisiting transhumanism as a theme, I pick a new crewmember to nitpick, and I get to say ‘space jellyfish sex’ in context. 

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TNG: S1E01: “Encounter At Farpoint, Part 1”

In which a grand tradition is upheld, the miniskirts are explained, and a mystery reveals itself.

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TAS: S1E07: “The Infinite Vulcan”

In which plants are smarter than people, I have no idea what Walter Koenig was on at the time of writing this, and a thing we’ve already seen is foreshadowed. Hindshadowed?

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Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country part 2

In which Kirk falls for another pretty face, prejudices are cast aside, and we end with some very satisfying action sequences.

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Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country

In which I spend a lot of time talking about obvious parallels, I ruin the mystery, and I spend a lot of time talking about obvious parallels.

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