A is for Animal things that killed Wesley Crusher. He got better. B is for the Beta Quadrant, one-quarter of the entire Milky Way Galaxy. C is for Captain Montgomery Scott. Captain of Engineering of the USS Excelsior. But not for very long. D is for Dathon at El-Adrel. E is for the Enterprise-D, flagship of the Federation from her commissioning in late 2363 until her destruction at Veridian III eight years later. F is for Ferengi Marauder. G is for the Great Material Continuum. H is for Harry Mudd's big fat belt buckle. It was big and it was fat. I is for Invisibility cloaks. J is for Joachim, Khan's right hand man. Played by a J named Judson Scott, who was in the "Pheonix" TV show. Apparently, he wanted big bucks to be in TWOK. "Genesis, yours, forever." K is for Klingon. Velcro's generic name. In China. L is for Ligonian combat rituals. M is for miscommunication. This is to blame for most first contact failures. N is for the Narendra star system, location of the last stand of the Enterprise-C during heroic combat in 2344. O is for open, which was how Temba's arms were sometimes said to be. P is for the Potemkin, William Riker's posting in 2361 before he was assigned to the Hood and the Enterprise-D. Q is for quantum filament, a rare phenomenon capable of putting Counselor Troi in command. R is for the Romulan incursion across the Neutral Zone in late 2266, by all official accounts the very first time that the physical appearance of Romulans became known to the Federation. S is for Soval, who kind of hates Andorians.