Site ColumnsBy Caillan
September 12, 2002 - 4:10 PM
Nothing exciting from me today, I'm afraid - I'm going to post these Site Columns right now before the computer crashes for the 3rd time and I have to type everything out again.
Link of the day: Join in Zap2it's Dead Pool and predict which fall shows will be the first to get the chop.
Trek BBS Today
Below are some of the topics currently being discussed at the Trek BBS:
- Is the Prime Directive right?
- Which episode of the Original Series is the most depressing?
- Which Trek game is the best?
More topics can be found at the Trek BBS!
Trek Two Years Ago
These were some of the major news items on September 12, 2000:
- Voyager Season Seven Press Photos
Paramount Pictures released the final series of Voyager cast photos. Taken against a shiny blue background, the series included a rather memorable photo of Neelix and his cooking utensils.
- Julia Houston On Trek Lessons For Voyager
About.com columnist Julia Houston posted a new article looking at the conclusions of each of the previous Trek series, and how Voyager should learn from them.
- News Bullets
The day's news bullets included information about William Shatner's (James T. Kirk) Canadian Public Service Announcements, in which he encouraged smokers to quit. In the ad, he held up a cigarette while saying, "As a friend of mine would say: illogical!"
More news can be found in the archives.
Today's Television Listings
- TNN will be showing the Next Generation episodes 'Who Watches the Watchers?' at 8:00 p.m Eastern Time, with, 'The Dauphin' at 9:00 p.m, 'Darmok' at 10:00 p.m, & 'Brothers' at 11:00 p.m.
- The Sci-Fi Channel will be showing the Original Series episode 'Obsession' at 6:00 p.m Eastern Time.
- In Canada, Space! will be showing the Original Series episode 'The Mark of Gideon' at 10:00 a.m and 2:00 p.m Eastern Time, with TNG's 'Yesterday's Enterprise' at 3:00 p.m, DS9's 'Q-Less' at 4:00 p.m and Voyager's 'Tattoo' at 5:00 p.m.
- In the United Kingdom, E4 will show the Original Series episode 'The Apple' at 14:00 GMT. Sky One will show TNG's 'The Emissary' at 17:00. Thanks go out to the Great Link for this!
Tomorrow's Television Listings
- TNN will be showing TNG's 'The Bonding' at 8:00pm Eastern Time, TNG's 'I, Borg' at 9:00pm, TNG's 'Journey's End' at 10:00pm, and TNG's 'Suddenly Human' at 11:00pm.
- In Canada, Space! will be showing the Original Series's 'What Are Little Girls Made Of?' at 10:00am Eastern Time, the Original Series's 'That Which Survives' at 2:00pm, TNG's 'The Offspring' at 3:00pm, DS9's 'Dax' at 4:00pm, and Voyager's 'Cold Fire' at 5:00pm and 10:00pm.
- In the United Kingdom, Sky One will be showing DS9's 'In The Hands Of The Prophets' at 06:00 GMT, Sky Movies Premier 3 will be showing 'Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home' 12:00 and 19:30, E4 will be showing the Original Series's 'The Doomsday Machine' at 14:00, and Sky One will be showing TNG's 'Peak Performance' at 17:00. Thanks go out to the Great Link for this!