Greg Cox wrote:
Yeah, I remember griping during the early eighties that the quality of TV sf had gone down since the days of STAR TREK . . . .
and that's a sad commentary on TV sci-fi, in general.
You have to hand it to Serling, Roddenberry an Stefano--they created better sci-fi on a shoestring, than others did with better tech, bigger budgets and better acceptance of the subject matter by the public, for many years after.