id archives 2020

december 2020

id023

Brandon, Chrissie, and Justin are joined by Rebecca Pierce to discuss the tenth episode of Star Trek: Discovery season three, “Terra Firma, Part 2.” They talk issues with the Guardian of Forever and speculate about Section 31.

id024

Brandon, Chrissie, and Justin are joined by Noah Averbach-Katz to discuss the eleventh episode of Star Trek: Discovery season three, “Su’Kal.” They also talk some recent Star Trek news!

id020

Brandon, Chrissie, and Justin are joined by Sauthor James Swallow to discuss the seventh episode episode of Star Trek: Discovery season three, “Unification III.” They also talk about the world of Star Trek publishing and get a special teaser of The Dark Veil.

id021

Brandon, Chrissie, and Justin are joined by Dr. Peter Gao to discuss the eighth episode of Star Trek: Discovery season three, “Sanctuary.” They also talk some recent Star Trek news.

id022

Brandon, Chrissie, and Justin are joined by Dr. Mike Wong of the University of Washington and the Strange New Worlds podcast discuss the ninth episode of Star Trek: Discovery season three, “Terra Firma, Part 1.” They also talk some recent news and science in Star Trek.

november 2020

id019

Brandon, Chrissie, and Justin are joined by Star Trek author Jeff Lang to discuss the sixth episode of Star Trek: Discovery season three, “Scavengers.” They also cover some Trek news and debate who is better: Spot or Grudge?

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Brandon, Chrissie, and Justin are joined by Dr. Darsa Donelan, Professor of Physics at Gustavus Adolphus University, to discuss the third episode of Star Trek: Discovery season three, “People of Earth.”

IDep 017

Brandon, Chrissie, and Justin are joined by Star Trek writer Phyllis Strong to discuss the fourth episode of Star Trek: Discovery season three, “Forget Me Not.”

ID ep018

Brandon, Chrissie, and Justin are joined by meteorologist Katie Nickolaou to discuss the fifth episode of Star Trek: Discovery season three, “Die Trying.”

october 2020

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Brandon, Chrissie, and Justin are joined by author John Jackson Miller to discuss the second episode of Star Trek: Discovery season three, “Far From Home”.” They also talk recent Star Trek news.

id012

Brandon, Chrissie, and Justin are joined by author Michael Jan Friedman to discuss the ninth episode of Star Trek: Lower Decks, “Crisis Point,” what it says about how holodecks can be used, and what kind of messages they’re seeing from the show.

id013

Brandon, Chrissie, and Justin are joined by author Kevin Dilmore to discuss the season finale of Star Trek: Lower Decks, “No Small Parts.” They also talk the return of Kathryn Janeway in Star Trek: Prodigy and other recent Star Trek news.

id014

Brandon, Chrissie, and Justin are joined by Russell Skeetto to discuss the third season premiere of Star Trek: Discovery, “That Hope is You, Part 1.” They also talk recent Star Trek news.

september 2020

id010

Brandon, Chrissie, and Justin are joined by Star Trek author Keith DeCandido to discuss the seventh episode of Star Trek: Lower Decks, “Much Ado About Boimler.” They also talk the shift from CBS All Access to Paramount+, possibilities for reveals at NYCC and Star Trek’s Emmy nominations.

id011

Brandon, Chrissie, and Justin are joined by Aaron Reynolds to discuss the eighth episode of Star Trek: Lower Decks, “Veritas,” the value of canon, and whether “The Alternative Factor” or “And The Children Shall Lead” is the worst episode of TOS. They also talk the two new Star Trek novels announced for next year.

id012

Brandon, Chrissie, and Justin are joined by author Michael Jan Friedman to discuss the ninth episode of Star Trek: Lower Decks, “Crisis Point,” what it says about how holodecks can be used, and what kind of messages they’re seeing from the show.

id007

Brandon, Chrissie, and Justin are joined by John Tenuto to talk the fourth episode of Star Trek: Lower Decks, “Moist Vessel.” They discuss what they like about the series so far, and dig into possible reasons for why it isn’t sitting well with some viewers. They also talk more recent Star Trek news with the hiring of Nami Melumad as a composer for the upcoming Star Trek: Strange New Worlds.

id008

Chrissie, Brandon, and Justin are joined by Dominic Burgess (who played Mr. Vup in Star Trek: Picard’s “Stardust City Rag”) to discuss the fifth episode of Star Trek: Lower Decks, “Cupid’s Errant Arrow.” They also talk the latest Star Trek news, including Kenneth Mitchell’s return to Star Trek and the increasing diversity in the Trek family with the casting of Blu del Barrio and Ian Alexander on the upcoming season of Star Trek: Discovery.

id009

Brandon, Chrissie, and Justin are joined by Phyllis Strong (Star Trek writer, story editor, and producer) to to discuss the sixth episode of Star Trek: Lower Decks, “Terminal Provocations.” They talk Fletcher, Badgie, salvage rights and much more!

august 2020

id004

Chrissie, Brandon, and Justin are joined by author Kevin Dilmore to discuss the first episode of Star Trek: Lower Decks, “Second Contact.”

id005

Chrissie, Brandon, and Justin are joined by Dr. Trek himself, Larry Nemecek, to discuss the second episode of Star Trek: Lower Decks, “Envoys.” They also talk the latest Star Trek news from Alex Kurtzman.

id 006

Brandon, Chrissie, and Justin are joined by author Cassandra Clarke to discuss the third episode of Star Trek: Lower Decks, “Temporal Edict.” They also talk more recent Star Trek news, and Cassandra teases a few tidbits about her upcoming Star Trek: The Next Generation novel.

id001

Justin, Chrissie and Brandon are joined by Star Trek author Kevin Dilmore to discuss Star Trek: The Animated Series in their lead up to the new animated series, Star Trek: Lower Decks.

id002

Brandon, Chrissie, and Justin are joined by author Dave Galanter to discuss the two animated installments of Star Trek: Short Treks in their lead up to the new animated series, Star Trek: Lower Decks.

id003

Chrissie, Brandon, and Justin provide an audio commentary on the seventh season TNG episode “Lower Decks” in their lead up to the new animated series, Star Trek: Lower Decks.

july 2020

id000

Brandon, Justin, and Chrissie lay out the format of their new show, as well as provide a popular/controversial Star Trek opinion.