Tag Archive: TV shows

Star Trek: Why the Franchise – and Mr. Spock – Matter

“Star Trek as a whole promoted techno-optimism…but Spock in particular helped make being a scientist…cool for countless Americans…”

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A Story of Friendship: Star Trek and A Wagon Train to the Stars

“The show was about friendship, community, and sacrifice. Art, drama, and theater might very well mock or forget such themes in cynical and decadent ages, but such ideals can never be utterly destroyed.”

Star Trek & Me: Growing Up in the Final Frontier

“Each time I watched an episode or read a novel, I was transported out of my living room…and taken on an exciting adventure in space aboard the U.S.S Enterprise…”

“Family Don’t End in Blood”: How the TV Show “Supernatural” Strengthened My Faith

Read this Catholic analysis of the series “Supernatural”, and how it has strengthened the author’s faith.

Winter of the Soul: A Spiritual Analysis of the Game of Thrones Pop Culture Phenomena

“After the last plot twist has twisted, and the last shock factor sprung, and the last act of retribution accomplished, what will people be able to look back and remember as a lasting legacy of the program?”

Daniel Boone: A Fan’s Review of the Classic Television Series

Read up on this beloved, long-running classic television show starring Fess Parker and Ed Ames.