I submit unto you the topics of the Prime Directive, extinction, and the first few minutes of the new movie. Terry worships “natural evolution” including extinction as her atheist substitute for God and as a consequence the Prime Directive means we’re always wrong, let the species die, and fuck ‘em. I argue that the Prime Directive is about preserving the intact cultures of sentient species, which logically means that Starfleet should make every effort to prevent their extinction, because if a species ceases to exist, the rest is irrelevant. Your turn…
By Jens Deffner First of all I want to apologize for missing out on writing a book report last month due to personal reasons, but I hope to stay on schedule from now on. New books in May & June: The Original Series: The Folded World written by Jeff Mariotte Release date: April 30th 2013 Mass Market Paperback, 304 pages Get it on Amazon! Back cover blurb: En route to a diplomatic mission, the U.S.S. Enterprise receives a distress call from the U.S.S. McRaven. As the Enterprise approaches the area where the McRaven appears to be, Captain James
New books this month: The Original Series: The Weight of Worlds written by Greg Cox Mass Market Paperback, 320 pages Release date: March 26th 2013 Star Trek: The Original Series: The Weight of Worlds Back cover blurb: The Ephrata Institute is an intellectual think tank at the outer fringes of the final frontier. Dedicated to the arts and sciences, the Institute seems an unlikely target for an invasion, but it proves easy pickings when the Crusade comes from beyond, determined to impose its harsh, unbending Truth on all the worlds of the Federation. Armed with weaponized gravity, the alien Crusaders
G & T Show 74 – Our Fondest Memories of 2012 is now available for downloading. Check it out here. Nick, Teri, and Mike survived the Mayan Apocalypse and are here to bring you Star Trek Into Darkness Movie News, tell us what’s on their bookshelf, an STLV Update, Star Trek Online News, a new Ask Dayton, Listener Mail, and Writer’s Corner. They share CapnPFDennis’ Merry Chalistmas video before discussing their fondest memories for the year. Teri asks you to support Steve Neil’s wife in her personal battle with cancer by purchasing a limited edition statue of Ephram Cochrane’s statue
Dear Dayton, It’s the 47th Ask Dayton, so in honor of this auspicious occasion can you tell us your favorite episode from each series, favorite moment from each series and favorite film and film moment from Star Trek? LLAP
G & T Show 51 – Teri’s Voyager Watch: Extreme MEGA-Pack! is now available for downloading. Give it a listen here. This week Nick, Teri, Mike are back with a new episode with special guest Deyvid. They’ve got a mediocre Star Trek 12 Movie News and Star Trek Las Vegas. A brand new Ask Dayton and Listener mail from Christopher13, Defcon, and Johnny Q. Finally, Teri’s been very busy this week with a massive discussion for Teri’s Voyager Watch.
Dear Dayton: How do I ensure that I create a Star Trek fan out of my daughter? She’s seven, and I want to make sure I have something to talk to her about when she is a teenager. I am not seeking real help with anything, that’s why I listen to a podcast based on books that nobody reads and games nobody plays.
G & T Show 47 – Are we ever going to talk about Star Trek? is now available for downloading. Give it a listen here. Nick, Teri, and Mike are back with an all new show. Oliver and Gingerbrit join them in the studio. This week they discuss a new Ask Dayton, Star Trek Las Vegas Update, Star Trek 12 Movie News, Prometheus, and eventually, their worst and best episodes from all seven seasons of Star Trek The Next Generation in celebration of it’s 25th anniversary and the availability its first season on Blu-Ray.
Dear Dayton: Last week there was quite a Katy-bar-the-door brouhaha on G and T about children on the Enterprise. What are your thoughts on this? Do you agree with right-thinking peoples that if a ship is going exploring into the unknown, where, YOU DON’T KNOW WHAT’S OUT THERE, kids have no business on the ship, or with those silly-hearts who think the innocent little lambs should be placed in the way of meeting the Borg? Also, some of us have been chatting, what is the genesis of your dislike of Gettysburg Nick? He seems like a likable enough chap, if