Welcome to Hailing Frequencies Open, where we take a look at the impact that Star Trek has had on our culture today. We also cover Star Trek news and take a critical and amusing look Trek on film, in print, and on the web.
Our most exciting project currently is our “Star Trek: TNG ReWatch”! With the help of our friends and co-hosts, we’re watching every episode of Star Trek The Next Generation and asking how it holds up by today’s televisions standards. Make sure to check out those blog entries!
In addition to our re-watch project, you can find lots of fun Trek info, opinions and news by navigating the Tags to the right. Have an idea of what you want to see? Drop me a line below or tweet me!
Who We Are
Mike – Something magical happened one day in 1987 when Star Trek: The Next Generation premiered on television. A fan was born! As soon as I’d seen the pilot episode I was hooked and hungry to consume all things Trek. I quickly discovered TOS and TAS, the comics, the films, the novels, tech manuals… the list goes on. I couldn’t get enough then and I can’t get enough now. I have explored many avenues to express my fandom like attending conventions, cosplaying, joining fan clubs like SFI and IFT. Eventually my path led me here- writing this little blog. Welcome to my obsession! @themikejones
Erin – I grew up in a house where TOS was sacrosanct, so my great act of rebellion was to dive headfirst into TNG. And, despite having seen every episode dozens of times over the years, I still cannot turn away when I click past an episode showing in syndication. Today, I am married to a man who has collected every single issue of Amazing Spider-Man and who blogs and podcasts extensively on the subject – and he thinks that I am the nerd in our relationship. Follow me on Twitter: @ErinHadley
Ben – Bio coming soon!
Our Guest Hosts and Friends!