do you ever just cry because Star Trek is such a beautifully crafted love story between different people, species, and worlds that you never would have thought possible and it just gives you so much hope for the future where that depth of love can be recognized and felt and reciprocated by everybody regardless of who they are? because I do
“Star Trek was an attempt to say that humanity will reach maturity and wisdom on the day that it begins not just to tolerate, but take a special delight in differences in ideas and differences in life forms. […] If we cannot learn to actually enjoy those small differences, to take a positive delight in those small differences between our own kind, here on this planet, then we do not deserve to go out into space and meet the diversity that is almost certainly out there.”—Gene Roddenberry - 19.08.1921 – 24.10.1991
Back in 2011, Radio 4 bought a sketch show to be written entirely by and mainly featuring John Finnemore. It didn’t have a title - it was bought as “John Finnemore’s Sketch Show (w/t)” (“working title”).
It was eventually called John Finnemore’s Souvenir Programme, and its third series start…
I vote for John Finnemore’s title to be ‘Our Lord and Master’ ;)