An Interview with Darren, Daniel, and Phillip
Phillip sits down his co-hosts and strandees of 100 episodes of Ceti Alpha 3 to talk Star Trek. He asks them about podcasting, which Trek character would make the best professor, what piece of technology fascinates them the most, and what their hope & fears of the franchise are.
Join this trio as they embark on a moment of reflection before beginning their next string of 100 episodes from Ceti Alpha 3.
Are They Really That Bad? - "Star Trek V: The Final Frontier"
In their first movie installment of this Ceti Alpha 3 infamous series, the trio tackles the often-maligned William Shatner directed TOS-era film. Does a surprise step-brother for Spock ruin or enhance this odd search for God? Do rebellious Klingons, Scotty-Uhura romance, and Romulan ambassadors combine for a fun feature film? They attempt to answer this, as well as ... is it really that bad?
Starfleet Academy Pitch
As Phillip studies for his officers exam he is joined by Daniel and Darren to pitch a new Star Trek show for CBS. This Starfleet Academy show has some interesting ideas baked into a familiar format. Listen to our pitch as well as our coverage of the first Short Trek: Runaway.
Creating Short Treks. “Star Trek: Discovery” begins its second season with a series of “Short Treks,” featuring smaller stories focused on singular characters. What would this type of storytelling look like for the earlier Trek series? And what would be their method of release in the pre-streaming era? Phillip, Daniel, and Darren pitch their ideas for new, shorter episodes for the crews of “Enterprise,” “Star Trek: Voyager,” and “Star Trek: Deep Space Nine.” Let us know which is your favorite!
Are They Really That Bad? - Sub Rosa
It's because of that cahn-dehl! "Star Trek: The Next Generation" provided fans with a seventh season episode that reached infamous status. "Sub Rosa" is a Dr. Beverly Crusher Gothic romance/ghost story that ... may have some issues. The trio let the power of the story wash over them is determining, was the episode really that bad?
Let us know your memories of "Sub Rosa" and whether your opinion has changed over time.