Category: Season 1

Shadows of P’Jem: Whistleblower from Vulcan

You know what’s hilarious about this episode? The writers again intended to crap all over Vulcans for being self-righteous, but – compared to America’s history with whistleblowers such as Snowden – they’re logical enough to know when to stop demonizing one of their own for doing the right thing. But it was just a little…

Read more
 

Sleeping Dogs: Lost Kitten

Archer saying “Remind me to stop trying to help people” is hilarious considering that he was hinting at the creation of the Prime Directive in the last episode. Yet here we are actually learning things about Klingons like how to reason with warriors on warrior terms with war-ish outcomes.

Read more
 

Dear Doctor: Prime Example

Today’s the day we verify for sure and for certain that the Prime Directive does not yet exist, there has been no rule penned ¬†to give guidance as to what any mission into space should or should not entail, yet Archer & Phlox appear to agree that they didn’t embark on their adventure to play…

Read more
 

Silent Enemy: Oh, Farts

We’ve got our communications officer trying to track down our weapons officer’s favorite food for a birthday surprise. We’ve got our weapons officer butting heads for a whole five seconds with our chief¬†engineer over how to effectively relay power surges after they square away who’s really in charge. We’ve got our chief engineer rallying troops…

Read more