Episode · Season 1

Episode 9 – Dagger of the Mind

Or… how meditation will kill you if you do it long enough….   Anna talks about Rabbi Hillel and the golden rule here, so we are providing a link:  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hillel_the_Elder#The_Golden_Rule  A note on this from Nimoy in this article An interesting bit: This episode marks the first appearance of the Vulcan mind meld. The final shooting… Continue reading Episode 9 – Dagger of the Mind

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Episode 8 -Miri

In this episode the skirts discuss the nature of growing up, old 70s movies, WORST trees ever and how Australia is out to kill you.   Here is he evil tree we were talking about. EVIL. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Manchineel And hte Babylon 5 stuff. Just scroll down to Sentient Telepaths! ūüôā http://babylon5.wikia.com/wiki/Telepath Mysterious Island of Beautiful women… Continue reading Episode 8 -Miri

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Episode 7 – What are little girls made of… ooh shiny!

In this episode the skirts go on all the tangents. ¬†All of them. ¬†Like immigration, robots, more robots and how to pick blueberries.   A Civilization of Obedient Androids is my new something cover band. How does one pick strawberries – http://www.latimes.com/local/great-reads/la-me-strawberry-pick-20130503-dto-htmlstory.html Blueberry picker – https://thumbs.dreamstime.com/t/berry-picker-white-background-73326415.jpg¬† but imagine that on¬† stick California work issue –… Continue reading Episode 7 – What are little girls made of… ooh shiny!

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Episode 4 – The Naked Time

Welcome! ¬†This is the one with the epee!! ūüėÄ First though , a link to Discovery –¬†which we will watch¬†despite the paywall i am sure. ¬†No ABC. ¬†sigh. ¬†Diana was totally right, CBS. ¬†w00! Babylon 5 episode Anna mentioned –¬†Soul Hunter       Oh hey. ¬†So ‚Äúthey kept sitting like they didnt care‚ÄĚ ¬†lets… Continue reading Episode 4 – The Naked Time

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Episode 3 – Where no man, woman or skirt has gone before.

So as we all know, lithium is a real thing, element LI –¬†wiki info here In Star Trek, we have dilithium (which also exists in the real world but alas doesn’t do warp drive) and it powers the faster then light warp travel –¬†Dilithium wiki entry ESP (or if you recall Mean Girls- ESPN) lets… Continue reading Episode 3 – Where no man, woman or skirt has gone before.

Episode · Season 1

Episode 1 – The Man Trap

Here are some things we mentioned:   M -class – http://memory-alpha.wikia.com/wiki/Class_M M-Objects that Diana mentioned – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Messier_object First Contact – also known as… Anna is full of shit – http://memory-alpha.wikia.com/wiki/First_Contact#Human-Vulcan_first_contact i… am just super duper wrong.   24-hour time –¬†https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/24-hour_clock Time representation by country: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Date_and_time_representation_by_country   Sawbones: Patient Privacy –¬†http://podtail.com/podcast/sawbones-a-marital-tour-of-misguided-medicine/sawbones-patient-privacy/ Burning Man –¬†https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Burning_Man Dead Sea… Continue reading Episode 1 – The Man Trap