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By Caillan
January 17, 2002 - 5:23 PM

Hello World!

Those of you who remember the classic news headline 'Quantum' Composer Leaps To 'Enterprise', may be interested that said composer, Velton Ray Bunch, scored last night's episode.

I must admit I was getting a bit worried as the episodes passed by that he wasn't actually working on the series, and the report had been wrong, especially since the headline was so, er, memorable. I certainly copped enough flack for it from certain parties.

Trek BBS Today

Below are some of the topics currently being discussed at the Trek BBS:

- Now that 'Silent Enemy' has aired, grade the episode, discuss the little details or speculate on the origins of the aliens.

- Should Trek continue to explore current social themes?

- What is the Original Series relaunch all about?

More topics can be found at the Trek BBS!

Trek Two Years Ago

These were some of the most important news items on January 17, 200:

  • Tim Russ Makes Good Money
    Voyager's Tim Russ (Tuvok) was interviewed about fame, fortune and fans. "Oh, it's strange sometimes," he said. "I'd say I get recognized 12 to 15 times a day. And you do get these super fans coming up to you in stores and parking lots with their silly-ass questions. You know, you're standing next to your trunk with a bag of groceries trying to explain something about dilithium crystals or a holodeck experience someone had."

  • Hello World!
    Christian announced that a major change was in the works - TrekNation's move to its own dedicated server.

    More news can be found in the archives.

Poll Results

Below are the results of the most recent TrekToday poll:


Are you a member of the Trek BBS?
Yes, but I don't post very often. 32.1% - (401 Votes)
No, but I read the discussions. 28.7% - (359 Votes)
What's the Trek BBS? 20.7% - (259 Votes)
Yes, I post there regularly. 18.3% - (229 Votes)

Total Votes: 1248

,Thanks for voting! Please participate in our new poll, which asks you to rate the episode 'Silent Enemy.',

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Today's Television Listings

  • TNN will be showing the Next Generation episodes 'Captain's Holiday' at 8:00 p.m and 'The Host' at 11:00 p.m eastern time.

  • The Sci-Fi Channel will be showing the Original Series episode 'Spock's Brain' at 6:00 p.m eastern time.

  • In Canada, Space! will be showing the Original Series episode 'The Savage Curtain' at 10:00 a.m and 2:00 p.m, with TNG's 'The Best of Both Worlds' at 3:00 p.m, DS9's 'The Forsaken' at 4:00 p.m and Voyager's 'Maneuvers' at 5:00 p.m.

  • In the United Kingdom, E4 will show the Original Series episode 'Friday's Child'at 14:00 and 18:00 GMT. Sky One will show Voyager's 'Innocence' at 17:00. Thanks go out to the Great Link for this!

Tomorrow's Television Listings

  • TNN will be showing TNG's 'Tin Man' at 8:00pm Eastern Time, 'Frame of Mind' at 9:00pm, 'Thine Own Self' at 10:00pm and 'The Mind's Eye' at 11:00pm.

  • The Sci-Fi Channel will be showing the Original Series's 'The Enterprise Incident' at 6:00pm Eastern Time.

  • In Canada, Space! will be showing the Original Series's 'All Our Yesterdays' at 10:00am Eastern Time, repeated at 2:00pm, TNG's 'The Best of Both Worlds, Part 2' at 3:00pm, DS9's 'Dramatis Personae' at 4:00pm and Voyager's 'Resistance' at 5:00pm, repeated at 10:00pm.

  • In the United Kingdom, Sky One will be showing Voyager's 'The Thaw' at 17:00 GMT. Thanks go out to the Great Link for this!

  • In Germany, Sat.1 will be showing Voyager's 'Die VerŲffentlichung' ('Author, Author') at 20:15 CET.

  • In Australia, TV1 will be showing TNG's 'Tin Man' at 00:00 and Voyager's 'Threshold' at 01:00. Thanks go out to the Australian Babylon 5 & Star Trek air schedule!

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