Site ColumnsBy Caillan
April 27, 2002 - 5:49 PM
Link of the day: If 'The Lord of the Rings' were an episode of 'Star Trek: Voyager'
I love Voyager to death, but you've gotta laugh at some of these. Here are my favourites:
12. Gandolf the Wizard is revived using nanoprobes.
11. Aragorn and Arwen's relationship is limited to occasional polite lunches spent discussing Ring Fellowship rotation schedules.
I wonder if Arwen will try to eradicate Elf DNA from their unborn child...
Trek BBS Today
Below are some of the topics currently being discussed at the Trek BBS:
- Was Riker's attitude to Guinan justified?
- Which series had the best anniversary episode?
- Do you have more respect for Travis Mayweather after 'Detained'?
More topics can be found at the Trek BBS!
Trek Two Years Ago
This was one of the most important news items on April 27, 2000:
- Leonard Nimoy Webcast Report
During a live webcast, Leonard Nimoy (Spock) said he supported the concept of a prequel series set before the original Star Trek. A Paramount Pictures representative also revealed that a special edition DVD of 'Star Trek: The Motion Picture' was being planned.
More news can be found in the archives.
Today's Television Listings
- In Canada, Space! will be showing the Original Series's 'Whom Gods Destroy' at 10:00am Eastern Time, TNG's 'Lessons' at 11:00am, DS9's 'Bar Association' at 12:00pm and Voyager's 'In The Flesh' at 1:00pm.
- In the United Kingdom, Sky One will be showing DS9's 'The Begotten' at 14:00 GMT, TNG's 'Brothers' at 15:00, TNG's 'Suddenly Human' at 16:00 and Voyager's 'Dragon's Teeth' at 17:00. Thanks go out to the Great Link for this!
- In Australia, TV1 will be showing the Original Series's 'All Our Yesterdays' at 19:30, TNG's 'First Contact' at 20:30 and Voyager's 'Resistance' at 22:30. Thanks go out to Sci-Fi TV Schedules International!
Tomorrow's Television Listings
- TNN will be showing TNG's 'Datalore' at 2:00pm Eastern Time, 'Home Soil' at 3:00pm, 'Contagion' at 4:00pm, 'Booby Trap' at 5:00pm, 'The Nth Degree' at 6:00pm, and 'Imaginary Friend' at 7:00pm.
- In Canada, Space! will be showing Enterprise's 'Detained' at 8:00pm Eastern Time.
- In the United Kingdom, Sky One will be showing DS9's 'For The Uniform' at 14:00 GMT, TNG's 'Remember Me' at 15:00, TNG's 'Legacy' at 16:00 and Enterprise's 'Fusion' at 17:00. Thanks go out to the Great Link for this!
- In Australia, TV1 will be showing and a DS9 marathon from 11:00. Thanks go out to Sci-Fi TV Schedules International!