Date: Mon, 13 Dec 93 14:51:35 PST
Subject: Love Trek?
[Want to know a proven formula for a successful TV series?
Then read on... -psl]
From: firstname.lastname@example.org (Kevin J. Dunlap)
Coincidence you say?....
Love Boat Star Trek
Bald Captain Bald Captain
Black bartender Black bartender
Young Vicki is related to a crew Young Wesley is related to a crew
member and works on the ship member and works on the ship
Ship's doctor is a main character Ship's doctor is a main character
Julie, the cruise director, is Troi, the ship's counselor, is
sexy but annoying sexy but annoying
Socially deficient character with Socially deficient character with
job description for name (Gopher) job description for name (Data)
One character is inexplicably One character is inexplicably
replaced, then returns (Julie) replaced, then returns (Bev. Crusher)
Captain straightens uniform when Captain straightens uniform when
disgusted, angry, nervous disgusted, angry, nervous
Is in syndication Is in syndication
© 1993 Peter Langston