"I wasn't attempting to necessarily get political. Ed. I merely point out that for an episode that was written in 1995 (setting it 30 years ahead) it's pretty close to accurate being only ten years away now. I could see something like this…"
"Hmm. Well, you raise some good points, nothing that I'd debate you over. I remember watching it live at the time and thinking that it certainly could become 'the state of us' if some cultural changes don't transpire.…"
I was just re-watching PAST TENSE (pt 1 and 2) where a transporter malfunction lands Sisko, Dax and Bashir in San Francisco in 2024. This HAS to be one of the most dead-on predictions on any show when it comes to reality. Here's an episode made in 1995 (long before the housing and economic collapse) and it is hauntingly accurate to what's going on today.Most people in the country are jobless or underemployed. Those in the urban areas given food and health care cards. Waiting in long lines for…See More
Need I say anything more than simply providing a picture? Without this man, we wouldn't have the franchise that we all know and love so well. Gene Roddenberry was born on this day back in 1921. Though he's no longer with us, his legacy remains!…See More