A British Tar would Trigger me

Being a bit of a Star Trek as well as a Doctor Who geek I chuckled when I noticed this clip from Star Trek Insurrection which where Captain Picard decides to use the song "A British Tar" as a weapon against an externally controlled Lt. Cmd Data As I was watching the clip it occurs … Continue reading A British Tar would Trigger me

Abortion as Klingon Law enforced on earth Part 2 Covering bad decisions

In part one of the piece I talked about how the Rape & Incest exception standard is the equivalent of Klingon law on earth and used the episode Sins of the fathers  but as I looked closer at the transcript I noticed that the episode also addressed issues that's aren't restricted to paying for a … Continue reading Abortion as Klingon Law enforced on earth Part 2 Covering bad decisions

Abortion as Klingon Law enforced on earth Part 1 The Rape & Incest Exception

On this anniversary of Roe v Wade there is one aspect of the abortion debate that people do their best to shy away from, the "rape & incest" exception. Despite being statistically insignificant in terms of abortion This tends to come up any time one defends life because it plays the shock and horror card … Continue reading Abortion as Klingon Law enforced on earth Part 1 The Rape & Incest Exception

“Caitlyn” Jenner Hot Air & Ardra

PICARD: You Recognise the old bag of tricks? What about this one? [snaps fingers Ardra vanishes] Come back, Ardra, if you can. No? Fine, allow me [snaps fingers Ardra returns] ARDRA: Of all the impudence. PICARD: Impudence? [suddenly replaced by an image of a Klingon deity & speaking in its voice] Impudence is pretending to be Fek'lhr … Continue reading “Caitlyn” Jenner Hot Air & Ardra

Deanna Troi vs Barack Obama as Commander in Chief

Langdon Towne: You can't just leave a man! Major Rogers: He knew the risks, and he knows you'd like to help him. Northwest Passage 1940 We're most of us liars, we're 'arf of us thieves, an' the rest are as rank as can be, But once in a while we can finish in style (which … Continue reading Deanna Troi vs Barack Obama as Commander in Chief

Special Free Subscription Commentary: Adara in Lunenburg

"But still," persisted the Duchess, "you recommend supine acquiescence milord?" Hornblower felt like a man on a scaffold taking one last look at the sunlit world before being thrust off. The grim realities of war were all round him. "No," he said, "I recommend resistance." The somber faces round him brightened, and he knew now … Continue reading Special Free Subscription Commentary: Adara in Lunenburg