Star Trek Discovery: “Magic to Make the Sanest Man Go Mad”


Harry Mudd’s back, and he’s pissed! He kills Lorca, y’know, a lot, and also plans to sell Discovery‘s secret to the Klingons, and he’ll run through a time loop as often as necessary to learn what that secret is. My review of Star Trek Discovery‘s “Magic to Make the Sanest Man Go Mad.”

An excerpt:

Last week, we got a revelation that put a 50-year-old character conflict into a new light. This time we get a retcon that makes a different 50-year-old character conflict way more palatable to a 2017 audience, as the revolting stereotype of the shrewish, hen-pecking wife really needed an update. Stella’s father is an arms dealer, and he’s not happy that Mudd made off with the dowry…

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