I was listening to some Weird Al recently and heard the song "White and Nerdy." One of the lines in the song is "The only question I ever thought was hard was do I like Kirk or do I like Picard?" It got me thinking about the classic Star Trek debate. My thought is that … Continue reading Kirk or Picard?
So my wife and I saw the movie last night, and I wanted to get down a few thoughts before they fade too much. I didn't have high expectations for this movie. I had heard that some of the early drafts were rejected for being "too Star Treky" and that the movie would be more … Continue reading Quick Thoughts on Star Trek: Beyond
I didn't grow up watching the original Star Trek series, but I remember watching Next Generation and Deep Space 9 with my dad on Saturday and Sunday afternoons. Most of my exposure to Spock was through references or cameos on other shows. The earliest scene with Leonard Nimoy that I actually remember watching was his … Continue reading Farewell Mr. Spock