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By Amy
November 20, 2000 - 3:55 PM

Hello World!

Today's poll you ask? Well, you knew is was bound to happen eventually, giving my track record as a hopeless 'shipper… Yes, I've been the one running the recent relationship polls - and this from the woman who claims not to have a romantic bone in her body I hear you say. Ok, so maybe I have one – but it was forcibly implanted by various 'shipper friends of mine. Just make sure you vote right – people who vote for Harry will find me on their doorstep one day, when they least expect it, brandishing an axe… I mean, come on – Harry and Seven? I've seen more real chemistry in an 8th grade science class. Whereas she and the Doc… well, you only have to watch that last scene in 'Body and Soul'. Not that *I* have, of course...

In other news – I very nearly succeeded in electrocuting myself this morning when my alarm clock went off and I knocked over a glass of water on my bed-side table in the process of fumbling for the sleep button. That was the quickest I've woken up (not to mention the earliest) since I can't remember. I did manage to get all the power-cords out of the way before they got wet, but several of my favorite books weren't as lucky. :( Alas, poor 'Carpe Jugulum' (which actually isn't one of my favorite books, but it did take the most damage) will never be the same again.

Back to the poll, if you want to know just how popular this sort tends to be, look at it this way – in the half an hour it took me to write this and finish researching the news bullets, over 70 people have voted – and almost 30 of them voting the way I was hoping they would. Hehehehe.

Trek BBS Today

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

-Starship combat

-Comment on the hoax 'Shattered' script

More topics can be found at the Trek BBS!

Today On TV

-In Canada, Space! will be showing TOS's 'Galileo Seven' at 10am (repeated at 4pm), TNG's 'The Ensigns of Command ' at 12pm, DS9's 'Facets' at 5pm and Voy's 'Scorpion' at 10pm.

-In the United Kingdom, Sky One will be showing Voyager's 'Bliss' at 5pm and DS9's 'In Purgatory's Shadow' at 11pm Thanks go out to the Great Link for this!

-In The Netherlands, Net 5 will be showing TNG's 'Tapestry'at 18:00 CET while NET2 will show Voyager's 'Good Shepherd' at 20:25.  Thanks go out to StarTrek.nl for this!

Poll Results

Below are the results of the most recent TrekToday poll:


Which series' Trek uniform do you prefer?
TNG movie era / late DS9 42.2% - (423 Votes)
Voyager 19.9% - (200 Votes)
Movies 2-7 14.9% - (150 Votes)
Late TNG 11.2% - (113 Votes)
DS9 6.3% - (64 Votes)
The Original Series 2.8% - (29 Votes)
'Star Trek: The Motion Picture' 1.3% - (14 Votes)
Early TNG 0.7% - (8 Votes)

Total Votes: 1001

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Happy Birthday!

Today is the birthday of William Ware Theiss who was one of the original costume designers for The Next Generation

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