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Brainiac on Banjo #006: To Boldly Return… Doo-Dah, Doo-Dah

Brainiac on Banjo #006: To Boldly Return… Doo-Dah, Doo-Dah

Saturday, August 4, 2018. A momentous day for many, but an Earth-shattering day for Star Trek fans. You see, in Las Vegas this past Saturday Patrick Stewart announced he was returning to the role that made him famous and Paramount very wealthy, Jean-Luc Picard.

Okay. First, the news part. The new show, evidently untitled and certainly unwritten, is set 20 years in Captain Picard’s future. Therefore, he’s older in body and in attitude. He’s seen a lot of stuff he can never unsee. So… how does this relic (I’m referring to Picard and not to Stewart) adjust to his environment? Does he charge out into the universe, sword in hand, screaming for Cardassian blood? I know I would. Hell, I might even do so yet.   Continue reading “Brainiac on Banjo #006: To Boldly Return… Doo-Dah, Doo-Dah”