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By Christian
July 7, 2000 - 8:42 AM

Hello World!

Take a look at the Mothership for a great article on 'Robin of Sherwood', the British Robin Hood television series from the 1980s. I was surprised to see more people remember the series, but according to the article it is actually fondly remembered by many viewers. In the article the two actors who played Robin Hood in the series (Michael Praed as Robin of Loxley and Jason Connery as Robert of Huntingdong) are interviewed, providing some insight in how the show was created - and there'll even be a second part of the interview next week. I always loved that series ('Gisburne' actually was my online nick for a while), and was surprised to see it only ran for three seasons. I think I'll be digging out my old tie-in novel collection this evening...

Trek BBS Today

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

-Would Series V be better if it was completely computer-generated?

-Is Deep Space Nine popular enough to support its own movie?

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Today On TV

-In the United States, the Sci-Fi Channel will be showing the Original Seriesepisode 'Dagger of the Mind'at 2:00pm Eastern Time.

-In Canada, Space! will be showingDS9's 'Shadows and Symbols' at 4:00am Eastern Time, the Original Series' 'Wolf in the Fold' at 10:00am and at 4:00pm, and DS9's 'Afterimage' at 10:00pm.

-In the United Kingdom,Sky One will be showing DS9's 'Call To Arms' at 8:00pm BST, followed an hour later by 'Image in the Sand'.I falsely reported these two episodes as airing yesterday.

Poll Results

Below are the results of the most recent TrekToday poll:

Who is your favourite Chief Engineer?
Montgomery Scott 33.1% - (442 Votes)
Miles O'Brien 30.4% - (406 Votes)
B'Elanna Torres 23.5% - (315 Votes)
Geordi LaForge 11.7% - (157 Votes)
Burgoyne 172 1.1% - (15 Votes)

Total Votes: 1335

The 'Voyager' hegemony from the last few polls appears to have ended with this Chief Engineer poll, but of course that could change again with the new poll, asking who your favourite Security Chief is:

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