The Mirrorball Man wrote:
Assignment: Earth still sounds like a pretty good idea for a science-fiction show. I don't see why it shouldn't be considered.
I also think the concept would continue to work, today. It is too bad that it didn't take off in the 60s and even now I don't really know why NBC didn't run with it. I'd love to hear what the 'suits' said when they were discussing it.
I clicked on the link provided by Christopher, above, and listened to the 2 imagined theme songs. I like the first one the best.