Category: Sci Fi

The Gatekeepers get Salty

The other day I was treated to a most entertaining rant via one of my YouTube videos (that discusses the stance of gatekeeping in the Star Trek fandom and why I oppose it). One ‘Milcoll73’ thought the best way to demonstrate that gatekeepers are not elitist, quasi-religious fanatics and snobs was by behaving exactly like an elitist,… Read more

Rosa

Tonight’s Doctor Who was, considering the general age group the show is aimed at, one of the most hard-hitting, powerful pieces of television I have seen for a long time. Not content with rattling cages by having a female Doctor, the writers composed an episode that serves as both a reminder of how far we… Read more

More True Trek Rubbish

At the risk of coming under fire from anti-Star Trek Discovery fanatical zealots, this is the sort of attitude that I refer to when I talk about gatekeeping. It’s arrogance of the highest order to declare Discovery fans aren’t really Star Trek fans, especially since most DSC fans are lifelong Trekkies anyway. This is but… Read more

Fanboy Down!

OMG OMG OMG OMG! Just so we’re clear… OMG OMG OMG! If you haven’t already heard, Sir Patrick Stewart, legendary actor, famous for the role of Captain Jean-Luc Picard on Star Trek: The Next Generation, is going to reprise the role in a new Star Trek show! Can I just say…. Squeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee!!!!!!!!!!!!

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