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VOY Challenge, Ep. 11: State of Flux

TrekGeeks’ Star Trek Voyager Challenge One Geek’s mission to fire the person who brought Leola Root aboard out the nearest airlock. OVERVIEW The Voyager has dispatched a survey team to the surface of a planet to find food sources. Carey finds a bunch of what look like some form...

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Nimoy Reveals COPD Diagnosis

Earlier this week, paparazzi photographers captured images of Star Trek star Leonard Nimoy being pushed through JFK Airport in New York City in a wheelchair, receiving oxygen from a portable oxygen concentrator. Last night, Nimoy revealed the reason why the oxygen was necessary via his verified Twitter feed. I...

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VOY Challenge, Ep. 10: Prime Factors

TrekGeeks’ Star Trek Voyager Challenge One Geek’s challenge to to barter his way home to the Alpha Quadrant aboard the Starship Voyager. OVERVIEW The crew of the intrepid U.S.S. Voyager (Ha! See what I did there?!) seems to be getting along at this point in their journey. Whether Maquis...

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VOY Challenge, Ep. 9: Emanations

TrekGeeks’ Star Trek Voyager Challenge One Geek’s quest to go where no abused Ensign has gone before. OVERVIEW The crew of the Voyager has discovered a new element. It’s the 247th known to science and they’ve found it among a group of asteroids. As Chakotay, Torres, and Kim beam...

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VOY Challenge, Ep. 8: Ex Post Facto

TrekGeeks’ Star Trek Voyager Challenge One Geek’s mission to make all the way through Star Trek: Voyager without being sentenced to relive it every fourteen hours… OVERVIEW As the episode opens, we see black and white footage of Tom Paris and a woman meeting up for a romantic encounter...

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VOY Challenge, Ep. 7: Eye of the Needle

TrekGeeks’ Star Trek Voyager Challenge One Geek’s mission to get through the Delta Quadrant using a tiny, tiny wormhole… OVERVIEW The opening Captain’s Log clues in to the fact that Ensign Kim has found what could be a wormhole that could possibly shorten Voyager’s journey home. It’s not exactly...

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VOY Challenge, Ep. 6: The Cloud

TrekGeeks’ Star Trek Voyager Challenge One Geek’s quest to milk nebulas for all the coffee they’ve got! OVERVIEW Captain Janeway is on a quest, and what she wants is coffee. Problem is, all Neelix has brewing up in his kitchen is the equivalent of sludge. She’d rather use one...

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On the Eighth Day of Shatnermas…

It’s hard to believe it’s gone by so quickly! Tonight is the eighth and final night of Shatnermas 2013. Over the last week, we’ve taken a look at a lot of The Shat’s greatest clips from throughout his career–some well known, and some not-so-well known. Tonight, like those you...

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On the Seventh Night of Shatnermas…

It’s the penultimate night of Shatnermas!  Night 7! We’re almost done with our celebration of all things William Shatner and, tonight, we’re looking at random Random Shat-tasticness! Back in the 70’s and 80’s, ABC used to have an occasional special called, “Battle of the Network Stars.” In it, stars...

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On the Sixth Day of Shatnermas…

The 6th Night of Shatnermas is upon us and, on this day we will look at some of The Shat’s appearances in other Science Fiction productions! It almost seems weird to see someone so iconic and so identified with one legendary character in Science Fiction appear in other movies...

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On the Fifth Day of Shatnermas…

We’re all familiar with The Shat’s recent commercial work for things like Priceline.com, but he has appeared in a variety of commercials over the years–some that you may remember and others you may not (not unless you’ve surfed a LOT of Y ouTube.) Up first is a classic–and one...

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On the Fourth Day of Shatnermas…

Merry 4th of Shatnermas!  May you all be at one with the body! Tonight, we’re going to look at some of the best Shat moments in the original Star Trek series. There are SO many, but these ones are some of my absolute favorites. I present them here for...

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