1. Welcome to Religious Forums, a friendly forum to discuss all religions in a friendly surrounding.

    Your voice is missing! You will need to register to get access to the following site features:
    • Reply to discussions and create your own threads.
    • Our modern chat room. No add-ons or extensions required, just login and start chatting!
    • Access to private conversations with other members.

    We hope to see you as a part of our community soon!

53 years ago today

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by Stevicus, Sep 8, 2019.

  1. Stevicus

    Stevicus Veteran Member
    Premium Member

    Joined:
    Sep 26, 2011
    Messages:
    20,621
    Ratings:
    +12,825
    Religion:
    Agnostic
    On September 8, 1966, Star Trek premiered and went where no man has gone before.

     
    • Like Like x 4
    • Winner Winner x 4
    • Informative Informative x 3
    • Creative Creative x 1
  2. KAT-KAT

    KAT-KAT Veteran Member

    Joined:
    May 2, 2019
    Messages:
    12,185
    Ratings:
    +9,211
    Religion:
    Daughter of Shiva, also Left Hand Path
    What a great show, as well!
     
    • Like Like x 2
  3. KAT-KAT

    KAT-KAT Veteran Member

    Joined:
    May 2, 2019
    Messages:
    12,185
    Ratings:
    +9,211
    Religion:
    Daughter of Shiva, also Left Hand Path
    Way more advanced than Lost in Space.
     
  4. Jayhawker Soule

    Jayhawker Soule <yawn> ignore </yawn>
    Premium Member

    Joined:
    May 15, 2004
    Messages:
    40,665
    Ratings:
    +14,874
    Religion:
    Judaism
    And it's still doing pretty well on CBS All Access. I'm looking forward to Star Trek: Picard.
     
    • Like Like x 2
  5. Epic Beard Man

    Epic Beard Man Bearded Philosopher

    Joined:
    Nov 12, 2013
    Messages:
    7,996
    Ratings:
    +3,809
    Religion:
    Agnostic-Monotheist
    Whhhhhaaaaaaat Jean Luc is coming back? I wonder if Q is going to bother him again!
     
    • Funny Funny x 1
    • Winner Winner x 1
  6. Epic Beard Man

    Epic Beard Man Bearded Philosopher

    Joined:
    Nov 12, 2013
    Messages:
    7,996
    Ratings:
    +3,809
    Religion:
    Agnostic-Monotheist

    53 years ago I was somewhere in the ether between my daddies testicles and my mother's eggs
     
    • Funny Funny x 1
  7. Stevicus

    Stevicus Veteran Member
    Premium Member

    Joined:
    Sep 26, 2011
    Messages:
    20,621
    Ratings:
    +12,825
    Religion:
    Agnostic
    Yeah, but you have to subscribe to CBS All Access to get it. When Star Trek - Discovery came out, it was also only available on CBS All Access.
     
    • Like Like x 1
  8. Nakosis

    Nakosis crystal soldier
    Premium Member

    Joined:
    Nov 16, 2011
    Messages:
    17,852
    Ratings:
    +8,272
    Religion:
    Atheist Libertarian
    First watched in 67 when I was 7. Had never seen anything like it before.
     
  9. icehorse

    icehorse Veteran Member
    Premium Member

    Joined:
    Feb 5, 2014
    Messages:
    10,848
    Ratings:
    +6,232
    Religion:
    spiritual anti-theist : )
    Never got in to Deep Space 9 - but I've enjoyed most of the rest of them.
     
  10. Flame

    Flame Beware

    Joined:
    Jul 28, 2016
    Messages:
    1,413
    Ratings:
    +1,227
    Religion:
    Something or Other
    Deep Space 9 really picked up (for me atleast) around the middle of season 2.
     
  11. Revoltingest

    Revoltingest I have the kavorka
    Premium Member

    Joined:
    Mar 25, 2010
    Messages:
    189,859
    Ratings:
    +66,484
    Religion:
    Atheist
    When Star Trek first came out, I was meh....
    But it quickly grew on me.

    Trivia:
    Lucille Ball was a major force behind its coming to TV.
    (That explains the episode where Kirk & Spock had to
    eat the candy coming too fast on the conveyor belt.)
     
    • Funny Funny x 2
  12. Revoltingest

    Revoltingest I have the kavorka
    Premium Member

    Joined:
    Mar 25, 2010
    Messages:
    189,859
    Ratings:
    +66,484
    Religion:
    Atheist
    The real clinker in the series was the one which shall not be named.
    (Cap'n Archer piloted that disaster.)
     
  13. Stevicus

    Stevicus Veteran Member
    Premium Member

    Joined:
    Sep 26, 2011
    Messages:
    20,621
    Ratings:
    +12,825
    Religion:
    Agnostic
    I thought it had its moments. I thought that Commander Dolim of the Xindi was one of the better villains I've seen. ("Patience is for the dead.") And Jeffrey Combs as Commander Shran was pretty good. (Combs had the distinction of playing two separate roles in the same episode, as Brunt and Weyoun, in DS9.)
     
  14. Revoltingest

    Revoltingest I have the kavorka
    Premium Member

    Joined:
    Mar 25, 2010
    Messages:
    189,859
    Ratings:
    +66,484
    Religion:
    Atheist
    [​IMG]
     
    • Funny Funny x 2
  15. PureX

    PureX Veteran Member

    Joined:
    Feb 12, 2006
    Messages:
    18,008
    Ratings:
    +8,518
    Religion:
    Philosophical Taoist/Christian
    I didn't like that one when it came out, either. But some years later I found I liked it. So who knows.
     
  16. Twilight Hue

    Twilight Hue Twilight, not bright nor dark, good nor bad.

    Joined:
    Mar 7, 2009
    Messages:
    36,139
    Ratings:
    +15,355
    Religion:
    Philosophical Buddhism
    I was a little over 1 year old.

    Kind of explains a few things. =O°
     
  17. Shadow Wolf

    Shadow Wolf Rival's Wife

    Joined:
    Apr 11, 2005
    Messages:
    75,384
    Ratings:
    +30,324
    Religion:
    God is in the Rain
    WHAT?
    [​IMG]
     
  18. sun rise

    sun rise "This is the Hour of God"
    Premium Member

    Joined:
    Apr 28, 2014
    Messages:
    60,162
    Ratings:
    +28,454
    Religion:
    Love
  19. sun rise

    sun rise "This is the Hour of God"
    Premium Member

    Joined:
    Apr 28, 2014
    Messages:
    60,162
    Ratings:
    +28,454
    Religion:
    Love
    Yup. I think it's possible to get a short-term subscription and binge watch it later on. That's what I'll be looking for when it comes out.
     
  20. David1967

    David1967 Well-Known Member
    Premium Member

    Joined:
    Sep 15, 2015
    Messages:
    8,851
    Ratings:
    +6,945
    Religion:
    Christian
    I wasn't born till 67, but watched reruns when I was little. Still like it.
     
Loading...