Star Trek: First Contact

Date: August 6, 2020 Musical Accompaniment: The movie soundtrack, of course. Luis-style Summary: The Enterprise-E is ordered to patrol The Neutral Zone for stray Romulans while the Borg attack Earth. Picard and Riker look dashing, Crusher has blonde hair, La Forge has implants instead of a VISOR, and Troi has flatter hair. As Earth’s defensesContinue reading “Star Trek: First Contact”

Star Trek Generations

Date: June 4, 2020 Musical Accompaniment: Top 40 Guitar Covers, 2020 edition Luis-style Summary: The Enterprise-B is going on it’s shakedown cruise with the press, a skeleton crew, no tractor beam, a captain who is the world’s most famous sidekick, Sulu’s kid at the helm, and three special guests: Kirk, Scotty, and Chekov. They receiveContinue reading “Star Trek Generations”

TNG Finale: “All Good Things…”

Date: June 3, 2020 Season 7, Episode 25 Musical Accompaniment: Star Trek in concert, from Prague 2016 Interstellar News: Summer has arrived in the South. Also, we watched the credits one last time. Favorite Quotes: Worf’s One-Two Punch: “It was…… very stimulating.” Picard’s Poetry: “I prefer to look on the future as something which isContinue reading “TNG Finale: “All Good Things…””

TNG: “Bloodlines”, “Emergence”, and “Preemptive Strike”

Date: June 2, 2020 Season 7, Episodes 22, 23, and 24 Musical Accompaniment: Back to my iTunes mix with all the Warped Tour compilation albums, Maroon 5, Billy Joel, Linkin Park, and a few movie soundtracks. Interstellar News: Yesterday, when I watched these episodes, I completed five loads of laundry and today we watched fiveContinue reading “TNG: “Bloodlines”, “Emergence”, and “Preemptive Strike””

TNG: “Journey’s End” and “Firstborn”

Date: May 31, 2020 Season 7, Episodes 20 and 21 Musical Accompaniment: Coccolino Deep – Life Interstellar News: Every life matters, but check on those who are in trouble first. Favorite Quote from “Journey’s End”: Dr. Crusher: Maybe you should talk to him, Jean-Luc. Maybe it’s the kind of thing a boy, a man needsContinue reading “TNG: “Journey’s End” and “Firstborn””