Trekland, Supplemental #9: A Tale Of Two "Gifts"

It was the best of gifts, it was the worst of gifts—i.e., those unsent. Standing just inside the B. Dalton Bookseller’s store in then-gleaming-new Crossroads Mall… little did I kn...

December 21, 2011

Trekland, Supplemental #8: Is TNG Due For Its "Comeback"

By: Larry NemecekIs another pendulum swing about to hit?I’m talking about the whole Star Trek pendulum thing. You...

October 06, 2011

Trekland, Supplemental #7: Make History—Record It!

Remember our last log entry, and exploring the meaning of what it means to be a fan? Well, disputed definitions aside,...

July 07, 2011

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Trekland, Supplemental #6 - When Is a Fan Not a Fan?

Can there be such a thing as a fan who’s not “fan” enough? Or better yet, to steal an old philosophi...

May 19, 2011

Trekland, Supplemental #5 - Birthdays: Don't Forget 1986!

As Star Trek fans, we luv us some anniversaries. Of course, the immortal date of Sept. 8, 1966, has long been accepted...

March 03, 2011

Trekland, Supplemental: Just for the ‘Newbies'

Trekland, Supplemental:  Just for the ‘Newbies' If you remember Star Trek before it grew lens flares, this might not be the read for you this week. But you’re welcome to tag along. ...

January 13, 2011

Trekland, Supplemental #3

Everything old is new again.Somewhere along the way, it all sneaked up on me.Or was it really all that sneaky? I mean, I did train in journalism. There was a time when I had a true sense of what was ...

November 12, 2010

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Trekland, Supplemental #2

The changing face of mainstream: who’da thunk it? In which we try to step back, get a big picture, and realize h...

October 15, 2010

Trekland, Supplemental #1

Long-range sensors, Mr. Spock! In which we get acquainted, and I ask the question that determines the fate of our univ...

August 06, 2010