It’s like this dude said “what is the creepiest child molester mustache I can grow?”, and then grew that mustache.
Yeah, it’s just an absolutely strange decision. It’s obvious that the show has limited time, but that the guy the show is named after isn’t going to croak.
It’s symptomatic of the kind of lazy hackiness that continually lessened this show from being what it could be.
Reading Chabon’s interview I get a sense that with… Read more
I think the problem any Star Trek show going forward has is that it doesn’t just have to be good, it has to live up and outdo the expectations of any Star Trek fan. An episode of Picard, or Discovery isn’t compared to the actual quality of your average episode of TNG or TOS, it’s competing with the concept of ‘STAR… Read more
Yeah you really feel that he’s both a sincerely conflicted tech hippie and a selfishly ruthless tech mogul, not just pretending to be one or the other. I’ve been impressed!
If they are able to go prediction 2020 years into the past, they are probably able to go 100 year into the future. Thus, this would explain the Sergei experiment with the unicellular at the beginning of the show -> To explain to the viewer the concept of forward prediction.
I am pretty sure the key is about the meaning… Read more
Pretty sure that they’ve predicted the end of the world. That’s what fits with all of the cryptic things that they say (not caring about the environment, smoking won’t kill you, etc). They built a big quantum computer that can predict backwards and forward in time with visual accuracy, but the code that they showed… Read more