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By Caillan
January 6, 2002 - 3:53 PM

Hello World!

Browsing through the archives for today's entry of "Trek Two Years Ago," I accidentally started looking up news from January 2001 and came across this Robert Picardo interview.

I found his musings on the Doctor's name particularly interesting in hindsight - for all his hopes, the Doctor didn't end the series with a name, which was a pity. ('Joe' doesn't count since that reality ceased to exist). Picardo's suggestion of Zimmerman was a good one (certainly better than Doctor Van Gogh), but I always had a fondness for Benaran, suggested by Kes in 'Dreadnought.' Then again, it would have been strange to hear him called anything other than "Doctor."

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Trek Two Years Ago

The site wasn't updated on January 6 2000, and as there were no Site Columns yesterday, here's some news from two years and a day ago:

Happy Birthday!

Today is the 33rd birthday of Aron Eisenberg, who played Nog on Star Trek: Deep Space Nine.

Today's Television Listings

  • TNN will be showing TNG's 'The Battle' at 2:00pm Eastern Time, '11001001' at 3:00pm, 'Heart of Glory' at 4:00pm, 'Conspiracy' at 5:00pm, 'A Matter of Honor' at 6:00pm, 'Ensign Ro' at 7:00pm and 'Face of the Enemy' at 8:00pm.

  • In Canada, Space! will be showing Enterprise's 'The Andorian Incident' at 8:00pm Eastern Time.

  • In the United Kingdom, Sky One will be showing TNG's 'Encounter at Farpoint, Part 2' at 11:00 GMT, TNG's 'All Good Things' at 12:00 and 'Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country' at 21:00. Thanks go out to the Great Link for this!

    Tomorrow's Television Listings

    • TNN will be showing TNG's 'The Hunted' at 8:00pm and 'First Contact' at 11:00pm.

    • In Canada, Space! will be showing the Original Series's 'Whom Gods Destroy' at 10:00am Eastern Time, repeated at 2:00pm, TNG's 'Allegiance' at 3:00pm, DS9's 'The Passenger' at 4:00pm and Voyager's 'Projections' at 5:00pm, repeated at 10:00pm.

    • In the United Kingdom, Sky One will be showing Voyager's 'Alliances' at 17:00 GMT and Enterprise's 'Broken Bow' at 20:00. Thanks go out to the Great Link for this!

    • In the Netherlands, NET5 will be showing Voyager's 'Real Life' at 18:40 CET. Thanks go out to StarTrek.nl for this! Thanks go out to StarTrek.nl for this!

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