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Star Trek: Wolf in the Fold

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On this edition of 'Treks & Voyages' I re-watched the original series episode 'Wolf in the Fold' which aired on December 22, 1967 (so perfect choice!) and here I am to give my opinion on a few details of the episode!




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Something that I realized earlier today, when you look at the air dates of every Star Trek episodes among all the series there has only been a handful that aired within a few days before December 25th… and one of those episodes premiered on this very day of December 22 way back in 1967
The episode in question: Wolf in the Fold, which was the 14th episode of season two for the Original Series. Because this episode is nearly 50 years, this isn’t going to be a total recap of it, just a review of certain things that I found interesting after doing a re-watch of it, much like how I go over episode of Doctor Who.
The stardate is 3614.9, and Captain Kirk…

The Life of Christ: The Christmas Story (Comic Book Review)

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A few months ago, I came across this comic 'The Life of Christ: The Christmas Story' as I was searching for things to review for the Holiday Season, and I figure it would be interesting to see how much of the original story Marvel was able to adapt to a 32-page comic. 



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Christmas is just a few days away... and today we’ll be talking about a Christmas comic that is about putting the ‘Christ’ in Christmas...
I am going to Hell, Michigan for that aren’t I?
Anyway, I promise this episode will not get too involved in the religious aspect of things, because I’m sure as hell not qualified to tackle such manners, however I will be reviewing this comic: The Life of Christ: The Christmas Story’ published by Marvel Comics with the cover date of February 1993, but was probably released in December of 1992.
Before we dive into it, I have to say that Jesus has seen a lot of use in comics over t…