Site ColumnsBy Caillan
April 24, 2002 - 4:39 PM
Mushrooms are definitely my favourite vegetable - perfect fried in butter with garlic, pepper and some white wine. They're also great in sauces, particularly with steak. It's a good thing I had some for dinner tonight, or I'd be making myself hungry...;)
Trek BBS Today
Below are some of the topics currently being discussed at the Trek BBS:
- Which series has the most memorable theme?
- Do you find Hoshi Sato annoying?
- In Science Fiction & Fantasy: What did you think of 'The Scorpion King'?
More topics can be found at the Trek BBS!
Trek Two Years Ago
These were some of the major news items on April 24, 2000:
- Trek Passed Over For Hugo
The franchise failed to win any nominations for the 2000 Hugo awards, but the Star Trek spoof 'Galaxy Quest' was nominated in the category of 'Best Dramatic Presentation.'
- 'Starfleet Command Volume 2' Press Release
Interplay announced that a sequel to the successful 'Starfleet Command' game was being developed by Taldren. The new title featured a redesigned interface, additional races and a new campaign game. It was released in December 2000.
More news can be found in the archives.
Today's Television Listings
- At 8:00pm (7:00pm Central), UPN will be showing the Enterprise episode 'Detained'. Here's how the official site describes the episode:
While exploring a planet, Archer and Mayweather enter a "military zone" and are detained in an internment prison by an alien race called Tandarans, who are at war with the Suliban. While the Enterprise crew's previous encounters with the Suliban have been disastrous, Archer and Mayweather find themselves sharing a cell with some Suliban detainees who they believe may be wrongly imprisoned.
More information about the episode can be found in its episode guide section.
- TNN will be showing the Next Generation episodes 'True-Q' at 8:00 p.m Eastern time, with 'Inheritance' at 11:00 p.m.
- The Sci-Fi Channel will be showing the Original series episodes 'Friday's Child' at 6:00 p.m Eastern time, with 'The Menagerie, Part II' at 11:00 p.m.
- In Canada, Space! will be showing the Original Series episodes 'The Empath' at 10:00 a.m and 2:00 p.m Eastern time, with TNG's 'Birthright Pt.2' at 3:00 p.m, DS9's 'Return to Grace' at 4:00 p.m, and Voyager's 'Drone' at 5:00 p.m.
- In the United Kingdom, Sky One will show Voyager's 'Tinker, Tenor, Doctor, Spy' at 17:00 and midnight GMT. Thanks go out to the Great Link for this!
- In Australia, Channel 9 will be showing Enterprise's 'Civilization' at 10:30pm, and TV1 will be showing TNG's 'Yesterday's Enterprise' at 23:30. Thanks go out to Sci-Fi TV Schedules International!
Tomorrow's Television Listings
- TNN will be showing TNG's 'Rascals' at 8:00pm Eastern Time and 'Parallels' at 11:00pm.
- The Sci-Fi Channel will be showing the Original Series's 'The Doomsday Machine' at 6:00pm Eastern Time and 'Shore Leave' at 7:00pm.
- In Canada, Space! will be showing the Original Series's 'Elaan of Troyius' at 10:00am and 2:00pm Eastern Time, TNG's 'Starship Mine' at 3:00pm, DS9's 'Sons of Mogh' at 4:00pm and Voyager's 'Extreme Risk' at 5:00pm and 10:00pm.
- In the United Kingdom, Sky One will be showing Voyager's 'Alice' at 17:00 GMT, repeated at 00:05. Thanks go out to the Great Link for this!
- In Australia, TV1 will be showing TNG's 'The Offspring' at 23:30. Thanks go out to Sci-Fi TV Schedules International!