Episodes

Episode 16 – Symbiosys

Symbiosis In our 2nd episode of the Next Generation, Andy and Jessica talk: The Prime Directive More Prime Directive Even more Prime Directive Solar flares 8 minutes of not rescuing the ship The Prime Directive Learning all about Picard and other characters. Some of whom are awesome and some Jessica thinks suck. Medicine vs. drugs. […]

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Episode 15 – Encounter at Farpoint

Encounter at Farpoint Andy and Jessica talk: All the changes from the Original Series to this new crew Who is Data? Fan service of having McCoy and Data enteract The new transporter sounds Q – Jessica thinks he’s a pbbbbbbt All the new characters! Jessica’s Rating 2 of 5 fuzzy semi-sexual tentacles Andy’s Suggestions The […]

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Bonus – Undiscovered Country with John Champion

An extra, extra special bonus not just because we talk about Undiscovered Country, but also because we were joined with John Champion from Mission Log Podcast! Buckle up, it’s a long one as John Champion, Andy Goldberg and Jessica Ray talk a lot of movie and a little bit of Trek.

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Bonus Episode – Wrath of Khan

An extra bonus episode for one of the greatest Star Trek movies of all time (definitely for those of us who have only seen the one so far!), Wrath of Khan. We’ll begin The Next Generation saga in the new year. In the meantime, Andy and Jessica will talk Khan, getting old and how we […]

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Episode 14 – The Animated Series

https://s3.us-east-2.amazonaws.com/beginningthetrek.com/BTT-Ep14-The-Animated-Series.mp3 The Animated Series Let's talk Spoilers Not much except the actual episodes. These two are short and sweet and easy to follow. Let's Talk Episode In this cartoon filled episode of Star Trek, Andy and Jessica go over both Yesteryear: The time travel doesn't really make sense, but oh well End of life discussions […]

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Episode 13 – Space Seed

https://s3.us-east-2.amazonaws.com/beginningthetrek.com/BTT-Ep13-Space-Seed.mp3 Space Seed We have a new format! Let’s Talk Spoilers The show is so big, Jessica needed 11 sentences for her synopsis Ok, not much spoilers for this episode but there will be tons when we get to The Next Generation Let’s Talk Episode Khan!!!! Does Jessica love or hate the episode. She still […]

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Episode 12 – City on the Edge of Forever

https://s3.us-east-2.amazonaws.com/beginningthetrek.com/BTT-Ep12-The-City-on-the-Edge-of-Forever.mp3 City on the Edge of Forever Andy and Jessica talk: McCoy’s gross “sick” makeup - Over the top OR way over the top? Starting out with a full cast in the landing party and ending up with a Kirk/Spock episode. George Takei’s documentary, To Be Takei, chronicling World War II Internment Camps. Andy’s belief […]

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Bonus Episode – Talking Thanksgiving & Trek

Beginning the Trek bonus episode! Andy and Jessica talk about extra episodes from the Original Series and wish everyone a happy Thanksgiving.

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Episode 11 – Mirror, Mirror

https://s3.us-east-2.amazonaws.com/beginningthetrek.com/BTT-Ep11-Mirror-Mirror.mp3 Mirror, Mirror In this episode of Beginning the Trek Andy and Jessica discuss: Classic Star Trek! Sexy, evil clothes are more flattering Evil Sulu’s scar and his interest in Uhura Evil Spock is really Regular Spock Spock and Kirk’s relationship. Soulmates? Mirror Universes, parallel, dimensions in sci-fi shows Technology in the 60s. Turns out […]

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