Star Trek: Enterprise Rewatch: “Civilization”

Archer gets to lead a landing party on a strange new world, gets to kiss an attractive alien woman, and gets to engage in fisticuffs with nasty aliens. It’s the Trek captain trifecta! The Star Trek: Enterprise Rewatch seeks out new life and a new “Civilization.”

An excerpt:

And then there’s T’Pol telling Mayweather to prepare to leave orbit, with Tucker responding mutinously. What’s worse is that Tucker’s mutiny has absolutely no consequences, except to create artificial tension between T’Pol and the humans, even though she’s the one acting sensibly. Plus, of course, I kept thinking of a great line from Major Marks on Stargate SG-1 when told by Dr. Daniel Jackson that he should prepare to fire weapons: “Just for the record, I’m always prepared. I just push this button.” Pretty sure that Mayweather, with the ship under fire and all, had an evasive course laid in already…

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