Star Trek: Lower Decks S1 E9 – “Crisis Point”

Today, we’re tackling “Crisis Point,” the ninth and penultimate episode of Star Trek: Lower Decks.

This week’s episode of Star Trek: Lower Decks featured a story centered on Ensign Beckett Mariner’s lone wolf/‘buck the system’ approach. We’ve been building up to this moment since the first episode, “Second Contact.” We will get into all of this later in the analysis. Continue reading Star Trek: Lower Decks S1 E9 – “Crisis Point”

Star Trek: Lower Decks S1 E5 – “Cupid’s Errant Arrow”

In today’s episode: 1) Boimler has a girlfriend! And she’s real! Mariner is going to get to the bottom of that. Literally!! 2) Rutherford and Tendi are going to discover there’s no place like the Cerritos, and 3) Capt. Freeman is going to blow things up.

We are going to look at “Cupid’s Errant Arrow,” Episode Five of Star Trek: Lower Decks. We’ll summarize the plotlines and then share our reactions to the show. We’ll end our podcast with the news about the first-ever Star Trek Day Celebration honoring the 54th Anniversary of the premiere of Star Trek on TV. Enjoy! Continue reading Star Trek: Lower Decks S1 E5 – “Cupid’s Errant Arrow”

Short Treks Eps. 4 and 5 – “The Girl Who Made The Stars” & “Ephraim and Dot”

In this episode, we’re going to discuss the most Short Treks, “The Girl Who Made The Stars” and “Ephraim and Dot.” Following that, we’ll share some very sad news in the Star Trek family. Click here for the latest episode. … Continue reading Short Treks Eps. 4 and 5 – “The Girl Who Made The Stars” & “Ephraim and Dot”