Remember: Black Alert is when all the blue lights come on.

Burnham opens the episode “thinking about family” as she builds a family tree and we get reminded of all the idiocy that happened in the first three seasons.

There’s a metaphor here, I just know it…

Burnham is determined to fly into the wake of the DMA…

The DMA is back and uh-oh it’s man-made!!!

Well, that was something.

NuTrek is obsessed with galaxy-destroying events. It’s boring. The DMA is boring. No plot twist can save it. Name-dropping Iconians, the Metrons, or Q can’t save it. Not even a guest spot by Sadavir Errinwright dropping hilarious one-liners and making Saru scream…

The scene was as sad as it was sincere. Thousands packed into the first outdoor concert since the pandemic. Middle-aged, middle class middle Americans swayed to the rhythm, their bodies accessing a muscle memory long dormant. On the ground below, zoomers gossiped the latest drama in their lives, aware of…

John E. Price

Academic and Trekkie. I talk about the politics of culture, review nerd stuff, and golf a lot. Co-host: @podmeandering, #TopFive, @folkwise13

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