Tina Lawton wrote:
"I Mudd" blows.
Wha'? I love it, not totally unreservedly but enough to place it among my most memorable. When the whole script leads up to Norman asking for help out of the final impossible logical puzzle they've presented to him ("I am lying") and Kirk's mocking reply, "I am not programmed to respond in that area" - that's golden. As is the coda with the Stellae.