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“Lower Decks” Issues A “Temporal Edict” To Relax

In its almost 55 year history, “Star Trek” has given us many character types, but “Lower Decks: Temporal Edict” gives us one we’ve not encountered before – the slacker. I mean, it’s still “Star Trek,” so no one is completely ignoring their duty. The episode examines the use of “Buffer Time” and sees what happens […]

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“Star Trek: Lower Decks -Envoys” Speaks To The Rest Of Us

And for those who don’t love Mariner, well, there are so many Easter eggs going on that you’ll probably not even pay attention to her. I mean, a Vendorian Shapeshifter? You have to go back to “Star Trek: The Animated Series” for that reference. And that is the only other appearance in the show’s 54-year history. Apparently, “Star Trek: Lower Decks” wants to go deep with that nostalgia, and I am here for that too.

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