The TV & Radio Shows That Weren't, And Other Near Misses

We’re all fascinated with what might have been. If we had just made another choice or events hd come to some other conclusion, then everything would be different. Not necessarily better, just s...

December 18, 2014

You're A Good Man, Clancy Brown!

It was May 1982 and in Chicago, they were spitting on Sean Penn. They had good reason. He was actingup and, between tak...

December 04, 2014

Roughing It with Mark Twain (& Deep Throat)

Would you buy a used car from Deep Throat? Or a new one? How about from Mark Twain? Initially, all hat car jazz satura...

November 19, 2014

Four Tips To Dressing Up Star Trek

The moment the woman I was interviewing started taking off her clothes, I should have known it was aset-up. It was May...

October 24, 2014

Six Strange Star Trek Covers

Let’s play publisher! It’s April 1988—and Starlog #130 -- spotlighting Denise Crosy as Tasha Yar -- h...

September 07, 2014

Gul Dukat Down Under

I spent two weeks on a perilous Away Mission in Australia with Gul Dukat, and all I got was a lousy -shirt. And my life. In my view, Dukat—the Cardassian warrior portrayed by Marc Alaimo on St...

August 13, 2014

The Best of William Windom

I love character actors. They’re the real strength of any TV show or movie -- the gruff authoitarian bosses of t...

July 26, 2014

STARLOGGING: "The Man Who Killed Spock" Title Sequence

Fade from black. Zoom in. And begin Titles. They're usually at the beginning. And as we employed thm on articles publi...

July 05, 2014

The Motion Picture, A Convention and Persis Khambatta

Do you remember where you were when you first saw Star Trek: The Motion Picture? I’ll pause fr a paragraph while...

June 22, 2014

Road Trips with Colm Meaney

Colm Meaney put his money down on the bar and bought me a drink. We're Irish. It's what we're supposd to do. Or, rathe...

June 06, 2014