TV was awful when Babylon 5 came out.
TV was awful, and we were stupid(er).
You can't tell me that in today's market that Babylon 5 would make any impression on the zeitgeist when Game of Thrones is thumping around dating raping everyone's expectations?
I watched an early episode of Voyager today.
To sort a pissing match in the Voyager Forum.
Point is, I warmly recall being more challenged by the seminal episodes of Blues Clues while raising "my" children than that fleck of Star Trek trope.