Trek Geeks #101: William T. Riker

OUR #1 NUMBER ONE! This week, we kick off our post Episode 100 journey with a fun discussion about the one and only William T. Riker, first officer of the Enterprise D and E.  As the reigning champion of our First Officer Thunderdome Episode last year, we felt it was time to give the Commander the…

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Trek Geeks #82: First Officer Thunderdome

LET’S GET READY TO RUMBLE! They’re the second in command on their respective ships, carrying out the orders of the Captain—they’re the First Officers and they play a critical role in Star Trek. In this week’s episode, we’ll take a look at the five First Officers to date and talk about several key areas where…

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Trek Geeks #81: The Pegasus

DON’T TELL HIM WHAT HE CAN’T DO! This week, Dan and Bill deep dive into arguably one of the very best episodes of TNG, “The Pegasus!”  Riker’s past comes back to haunt him in the form of his former Captain, Admiral Eric Pressman.  What is the secret they are both hiding from Captain Picard?  Terry…

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