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Episode 269: Far Beyond the Stars with Guy Davis

Episode 269: Far Beyond the Stars with Guy Davis

Episode 269: Far Beyond the Stars with Guy Davis

This week David, Aaron and Guy break away from the Expanse to talk about current issues. Warning: this episode we do get very political! As our country struggles with the issues of race and equality we dive into a classic Deep Space Nine episode. In this story the Prophets transport Sisko to the 1950s. Sisko becomes Benny Russell, a science-fiction writer that struggles with civil rights and inequality. When Benny writes his best story of Captain Benjamin Sisko a black commander of a futuristic space station. Benny is met with resistance to his story. This story echoes what we are seeing today and we break down our feelings and views of these issues in depth. It isn’t the easiest listen. Reality can be harsh. So pour yourself a strong drink. Enjoy together responsibly!

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Episode 264: Kobayashi Maru Extinction with Jason Yungbluth

Episode 264: Kobayashi Maru Extinction with Jason Yungbluth

Episode 264: Kobayashi Maru Extinction with Jason Yungbluth

This week we need to apologize to our special guest Jason Yungbluth. Because was are talking about one of our least favorite episodes of Star Trek: Enterprise – “Extinction”. BUT there is more! We balance off this bitter episode with the sweet discussion of Jason Yungbluth’s newset comic book “Kobayashi Maru”! A comic book series set in a universe that parodies the Star Trek universe. Yungbluth is well known for his work comic book writer & artist on “Weapon Brown” (a dystopic Charlie Brown story) and “Deep Fried” (a untouchable comedy comic strip). Poor Jason has to talk about this shitty episode, but at least it is good for a few laughs. Enjoy together responsibly!

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Episode 261: Picard Post Mortem with Lloyd Evans

Episode 261: Picard Post Mortem with Lloyd Evans

Lloyd Evans returns as our guest! This week David, Aaron and Llyod do our post mortem of Star Trek: Picard Season 1. The return of Sir Patrick Stewart as Jean-Luc Picard has been greatly anticipated. Did this season do justice to one of Star Trek’s most beloved character? We have mixed feelings on the outcome. There were high points that we enjoyed. But there are plot points that left us scratching our heads. Or in David’s case, shaking his fists in anger. Either way this season was noteworthy. And if you are a Star Trek fan it is a must watch. Pour yourself a tasty beverage, pop in your earbuds and lets reflect on Star Trek: Picard. Enjoy together responsibly!

Lloyd Evans is an ex-Jehovah’s Witness writer and activist. He is the founder of JWsurvey.org – an online resource aimed at assisting those who wish to leave the Witness faith. Lloyd Evans host the popular YouTube channel “John Cedars”. His recently has written a book “The Reluctant Apostate” about his experience leaving the faith. 

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Episode 260: The Gamesters of Triskelion

Episode 260: The Gamesters of Triskelion

Episode 260: The Gamesters of Triskelion

Aaaah, back to some classic Trek! This episode Dave and Aaron look back at the classic (but silly) Original Series “The Gamesters of Triskelion”. Over the years this episode has had a lot of cultural references and it has generated some internet memes. But is it a good episode? You can bet 1000 quatloos that Dave and Aaron will discuss it ad nauseam! What young pubescent boy wouldn’t love an alien green hair warrior woman wrapped scantily in tin foil? Some of us boys enjoy Captain Kirk fighting a giant caveman and kissing Lady Gaga… er, Shahna. Put on your training harness, step into the arena and listen with your favorite adult beverage as we break down this offbeat episode of Star Trek. Enjoy together responsibly!

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Episode 258: Et in Arcadia Ego, Part 2 with Jeff Heller of Screen Radar

Episode 258: Et in Arcadia Ego, Part 2 with Jeff Heller of Screen Radar

Episode 258: Et in Arcadia Ego, Part 2 with Jeff Heller of Screen Radar

The finale of Star Trek: Picard is here! We unpack this loaded episode with our guest Jeff Heller from Screen Radar. We all come out of Season One with different thoughts and feelings. Some of us felt that it was a good finale and season. While others feel it was a hollow ending. Will Soji become the “Destroyer”? How can Picard appeal to the Synths to not start Ganmadan or “Judgment Day”? Will the Romulan fleet destroy the Synth’s homeworld? Is this season purely a goodbye for Commander Data? Will Picard say his last goodbyes to his friends? Will there be a Season Two? We discuss all these questions and more. Please join us for a lively examination of this episode.  Enjoy together responsibly! 

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Episode 257: Et in Arcadia Ego Part 1 With Guy Davis

Episode 257: Et in Arcadia Ego Part 1 With Guy Davis

Episode 257: Et in Arcadia Ego Part 1 With Guy Davis

This week we have a full house as we welcome Guy Davis from Rocky Mountain Geek Tank Podcast! We discuss this week’s episode of Star Trek: Picard, “Et in Arcadia: Part 1”. After the last episode answered a lot of questions this episode gives us many more questions to ponder. This is a long podcast as there are so many possibilities to discuss now that the story has opened up considerably at the end of the season. Also for those that enjoy the outtakes there are quite a lot of them this week. Enjoy together responsibly!

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Episode 256: Broken Pieces with Captain Foley

Episode 256: Broken Pieces with Captain Foley

Episode 256: Broken Pieces with Captain Foley

This week we welcome Captain Stuart Foley of Trekyards! We discuss this week’s episode of Star Trek: Picard, “Broken Pieces”. This episode a lot of our questions are answered. We find out the history of Commodore Oh. We get more background for the secretive Zhat Vash. The broken pieces of Captain Rios’ past is put together by Raffi Musiker. Picard and Soji learn about each other and their pasts. Soji travels to her home planet. And Seven of Nine drives a Borg Cube! Dave, Stuart and Aaron make some predictions for the next two episodes. As we wait for the epic build up and showdown of this season’s finale. Enjoy together responsibly!

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Episode 255: Nepenthe

Episode 255: Nepenthe

Episode 255: Nepenthe with Guy Davis

This week David and Holly are away. But Aaron is joined by the talented and knowledgeable Guy Davis from Rocky Mountain Geek Tank Podcast. Guy and Aaron have a LONG discussion about this week’s episode of Picard. From the deconstruction of the plot and benefits and pitfalls of group mind think. Enjoy responsibly!

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Episode 254: The Impossible Box

Episode 254: The Impossible Box

Episode 254: The Impossible Box

This week Dave, Holly and Aaron discuss the Picard episode “The Impossible Box”. Picard finally makes it to the “Artifact” (AKA the Borg Cube) to search for Soji. Picard is met by an old friend Hugh the ex-Borg. In the meantime, Soji is haunted by a nightmare. With the help of Narek, Soji is able to explore her dream only to find more questions about her identity. Picard and Soji finally meet and have to escape the Artifact. While we discuss Dave expresses his feelings of a tedious story arc. Holly is enjoying the series and is excited to see where the story goes next. While Aaron is happy with the story but feels like the plot is moving along too slow. No matter what our feelings are, the Picard series serves up nostalgia and builds on that framework to deliver a new narrative to the Star Trek universe. Enjoy together responsibly!

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Episode 253: Stardust City Rag

Episode 253: Stardust City Rag

Episode 253: Stardust City Rag

This week Picard travels to the Las Vegas in space – “Freecloud” in search of Bruce Maddox. They need to play the part of “interfacers” to broker a deal to get Maddox from the nefarious Bjayzl. Only to find out that Seven of Nine has a secret agenda on their mission. We talk high and low points of this episode. Dave, Holly and Aaron talk about what might be next for the eclectic crew of the La Sirena. Also Dave has a message to the people calling him a “hater”. Enjoy together responsibly!

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