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Bones travels through time

In the Star Trek: The Original Series episode, “The City on the Edge of Forever,” Dr. Leonard “Bones” McCoy travels back in time to 1930s Earth and changes history, creating an alternate reality. Might his tampering have had more lasting effects than we realize? (more…)

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The City on the Edge of Forever

The following adjectives are just some ways to describe this episode of Star Trek: beautiful, poignant, heartbreaking, and mesmerizing. Despite controversy surrounding its re-write, this remains a legendaryemotionally gripping, and utterly moving story. (more…)

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The Devil in the Dark

The U.S.S. Enterprise races to the rescue of beleaguered miners, in one of the most poignant and highly-regarded episodes of Star Trek, “The Devil in the Dark.” (more…)

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Court Martial

In this week’s episode of Law & Order, er, I mean, Star Trek, Captain Kirk gets put on the hot-seat after being accused of perjury and gross negligence. Join me on The Uncommon Geek for a retrospective review of the episode, “Court Martial.” (more…)

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The Galileo Seven

This week on The Uncommon Geek, I get to explore the episode which features the original Shuttle Crash (TM), as well as Spock’s first command: “The Galileo Seven!” (more…)

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The Corbomite Maneuver

The time has come to cover what I consider to be the first of many legendary episodes of Star Trek. This week on The Uncommon Geek, join me for an in-depth review and analysis of the classic episode, “The Corbomite Maneuver!” (more…)

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Miri

“Miri” is the first of several episodes in the Star Trek franchise that is very children-centric, an aspect that has always grated this reviewer’s nerves in the past, but I am going to keep an open mind here! This week on The Uncommon Geek, I explore this episode more in-depth, highlighting what worked and what did not. (more…)

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