Deep Space Pride

Deep Space Pride #095: The One Where Captain Freeman is Saved

Someone definitely needs to start a petition to get that First Contact theme park started. After weeks of no new Trek, we’ve finally arrived at the third season of Lower Decks! Has the wait been worth it? Mike and Johnson break down the season opener, which has Mariner dealing with emotions while the rest of…

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Deep Space Pride #094: The One With Dr. Sam and Mental Health in Star Trek

So, the takeaway here is that holodeck addiction can potentially be a good thing, right? While most of the gang is in Vegas for the 56-Year Mission, Mike and Johnson are stuck back in NYC – but that doesn’t mean they don’t have anything to talk about! This week, they have a special guest –…

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Deep Space Pride #093: The One Where Star Trek VI Applies to Today’s World

It’s one of those rare Star Trek dry spells. What will these crazy podcasters talk about next!? And it’s another week with no new Star Trek. To ward off impending withdrawal symptoms, Mike and Johnson decide to dip back into the past, and examine how Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country applies to our modern…

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Deep Space Pride #092: The One Where We Catch Up With the News

Mike is back from vacation! Does he even remember how to record a podcast anymore? We’re finally back to recording episodes after a month off! Mike is back into the swing of things, which means we have a chance to catch up on all the news items we missed in the last month – from…

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Deep Space Pride #91: The One with Callie Wright

The Search for LGBTQIA+ Representation in Trek Mike is back from his big Asia trip, but he’s still catching up with life and getting over jet lag! Fortunately, we had banked this great conversation with special guest, Callie Wright from Queersplaining and the Lambda Quadrant. We met Callie at Star Trek Mission Chicago back in…

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Deep Space Pride #090: The One Where We Talk About Everything Else We’re Watching

Given how much we talk about Star Trek, it’s amazing we have time to watch anything else! Star Trek is taking a slight hiatus, which means that we have to come up with other stuff to talk about! Fortunately, Mike and Johnson are connoisseurs not only of Star Trek, but of many other shows and…

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Deep Space Pride #089: The One Where We Wrap Up Strange New Worlds Season 1

How will we survive with no new Star Trek immediately following Strange New Worlds? Already feeling withdrawal. Mike and Johnson are back on track this week with their episode discussions – this time, they’re wrapping up the first season of Strange New Worlds! They go into lengthy discussion about “All Those Who Wander” and “A…

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Deep Space Pride #088: The One Where We Interview Wil Wheaton

Being a New York Times Bestselling Author is a big deal, right? This week we chatted with Wil Wheaton, who plays Wesley Crusher in the Star Trek Franchise. He also likes to go by “New York Times Best Selling Author Wil Wheaton!” We talk to Wil about his book Still Just A Geek, his very…

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Deep Space Pride #087: The One Where Sci-Fi Meets Fantasy

Leave it to Hemmer to remind us that science is the real magic! Before we get into the episode this week, we have some news items to share – including an update on an upcoming episode of Deep Space Pride where we get to interview Wil Wheaton! We also touch on SNW Episode 9, “Those…

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Deep Space Pride #086: The One With Captain Angel and a Sybok Reveal

Will Captain Angel be Strange New World’s version of Kai Winn!? Only time will tell. Happy Pride to all our listeners! At the start of this episode, we reflect a bit on the importance of Pride, given some of our own recent experiences. Mike has also fully recovered from COVID, while Johnson has introduced his…

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