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  1. Grant liked Spock's Barber's post in the thread Your "last episode" and syndication cuts..

    The CBS affiliate in San Diego ran the syndicated episodes. The station’s film editor/film rapist would literally tear whole scenes from...

    Feb 23, 2021 at 7:05 PM
  2. Grant liked J.T.B.'s post in the thread Your "last episode" and syndication cuts..

    I wrote more about it here, but the last new-to-me episode was "The Lights of Zetar," in reruns around 1987/1988 (17/18 years old). The...

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  3. Grant replied to the thread Your "last episode" and syndication cuts..

    Fear not. Nobody would think that. And also I noted at the bottom that I had changed the title of the book to the correct title you had...

    Feb 22, 2021 at 3:56 PM
  4. Grant liked ZapBrannigan's post in the thread Your "last episode" and syndication cuts..

    The Making of Star Trek came out in 1968, and its list only went to the end of the second season. So I think you mixed up your sources....

    Feb 22, 2021 at 1:24 PM
  5. Grant replied to the thread Your "last episode" and syndication cuts..

    Yes it was indeed The World of Star Trek by David Gerrold in 1973 with the picture of the Enterprise being filmed on the cover with the...

    Feb 22, 2021 at 1:22 PM
  6. Grant liked ZapBrannigan's post in the thread Your "last episode" and syndication cuts..

    Update: I think Grant's book with the complete episode listing was The World of Star Trek by David Gerrold. Published May 1973. The...

    Feb 22, 2021 at 1:21 PM
  7. Grant liked ThrorII's post in the thread Your "last episode" and syndication cuts..

    I started watching in syndication in the mid-70s (around age 6-8). My parents were first-run watchers. We'd watch the early evening...

    Feb 22, 2021 at 1:19 PM
  8. Grant replied to the thread Ron Moore: Problem With Trek Movies.

    Yep every Trek episode is a morality play.

    Feb 22, 2021 at 1:47 AM
  9. Grant replied to the thread The focus of “The Deadly Years”.

    The funny thing is deadly years was the 40th episode filmed so it is in effect dead center of the 79 episodes and it is clearly the...

    Feb 22, 2021 at 12:54 AM
  10. Grant liked gakelly's post in the thread The focus of “The Deadly Years”.

    The shows where people age quickly are always terrible episodes. Unnatural Selection in TNG and aging episodes in other sci fi shows...

    Feb 22, 2021 at 12:50 AM
  11. Grant posted a new thread.

    Your "last episode" and syndication cuts.

    I guess this would be aimed more at old timers. My Star Trek watching began around 1970 in afternoon syndication. I watched all the...

    Forum: Star Trek - The Original & Animated Series

    Feb 22, 2021 at 12:12 AM
  12. Grant liked Lord Garth's post in the thread Star Trek V: The Final Frontier.

    Pro: Great cinematography with the desert. Pro: You really feel for the poor miner. Pro: Sybok's reveal to be a Vulcan. Con: The...

    Feb 19, 2021
  13. Grant replied to the thread Star Trek V: The Final Frontier.

    I'm not talking about what the studio wanted and I'm talking about the pros and cons of the finished product

    Feb 19, 2021