Oct 202015
 
Enjoy Halloween With These Creepy Sci-Fi Episodes

Everyone likes a good scare during the Halloween season. Many cable channels feature marathons of horror films during this time of year. Personally, I love catching classic horror movies on Turner Classic Movies as they’re uncut and commercial-free. It seems that no matter where you turn, some website or group has compiled a list of [Read more…]

Aug 192015
 
RIP Yvonne Craig

2015 continues to be a brutal year in regards to those performers who gave me a lot of fond childhood memories. While I understand that the performers who starred in the movies and TV shows I watched growing up are getting along in years (as I was born in 1970), it’s still sad to see [Read more…]

Jun 072015
 
Nichelle Nichols Recovering from Minor Stroke

Like every other Star Trek fan, I was concerned when I read that Nichelle Nichols had suffered a stroke late last week. We then learned over the weekend that the stroke was a minor one, and that she is now recovering. We at Starbasegeek.com pray for a speedy and full recovery for our favorite communications [Read more…]

May 272015
 
Not All Geeks Are The Same

An interesting thing happened a few years ago at a Dragon Panel I was attending. The purpose of the panel was to essentially chew out the SyFy channel over their numerous shortcomings, especially how they viewed their target audience. It was a fun panel with people in the crowd giving their two cents. I particularly [Read more…]

Apr 222015
 
They Should Rename Me-TV as Geek-TV

I admit that I’m a huge fan of retro programming. While there are a lot of great shows on today, there’s just something about older shows that take me back to my childhood. Besides the nostalgia factor, I also enjoy that each episode of most classic TV shows were self-contained. You can pick up and [Read more…]