The Next Generation Archive

  • CPT Picard always remained calm and collective, regardless of the circumstances in which he found himself.  Many viewers take this for granted but it calls for a refined analysis as opposed to just brushing it off as Patrick Stewart’s acting style. 1)      The original Star Trek never had to deal with such a powerful force as Q.  The omnipotent Q should have been in the first Star Trek series in the 1960’s, however I could see CBS pulling the plug on the show much quicker due to the moral questions he posed on the crew of the Enterprise.  Yet, had he been on the original series, I could have easily imagined CPT Kirk dealing with him in the best way […]

    Why Picard is my favorite Star Trek Captain

    CPT Picard always remained calm and collective, regardless of the circumstances in which he found himself.  Many viewers take this for granted but it calls for a refined analysis as opposed to just brushing it off as Patrick Stewart’s acting style. 1)      The original Star Trek never had to deal with such a powerful force as Q.  The omnipotent Q should have been in the first Star Trek series in the 1960’s, however I could see CBS pulling the plug on the show much quicker due to the moral questions he posed on the crew of the Enterprise.  Yet, had he been on the original series, I could have easily imagined CPT Kirk dealing with him in the best way […]

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  • By now you’ve probably all heard that the monthly membership cost is going up.  The price increase affects new members immediately, while existing customers will be seeing a price increase by September of 2011.  I know, I know, it IS a huge bummer to lose out on a few extra bucks a month, it adds up!  Should we be grandfathered in?  I think so.  Netflix disagrees with me.  I’m the kinda of guy that sees a glass with water in it, and I’ll try be thankful that I have water, as opposed to focusing on how empty the glass is, but it’s tough to swallow another hit to the pocket book… Hopefully this helps… New to Netflix Instant Streaming:   […]

    Netflix

    By now you’ve probably all heard that the monthly membership cost is going up.  The price increase affects new members immediately, while existing customers will be seeing a price increase by September of 2011.  I know, I know, it IS a huge bummer to lose out on a few extra bucks a month, it adds up!  Should we be grandfathered in?  I think so.  Netflix disagrees with me.  I’m the kinda of guy that sees a glass with water in it, and I’ll try be thankful that I have water, as opposed to focusing on how empty the glass is, but it’s tough to swallow another hit to the pocket book… Hopefully this helps… New to Netflix Instant Streaming:   […]

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