We get the science fiction we need at the time we need it. When "Star Trek" premiered on Sept. 8, 1966, the United States was escalating its involvement in the Vietnam War while also reckoning with the
A half-century later, 'The Man Trap' has only gotten weirder... and better. The original Star Trek TV show is half a century old, and I’ve never loved it more. It is talky, stagebound, narcotically slow.