Earl Grey 34: All Teeth and No Bark / by Darren Moser

Ferengi.

When The Next Generation premiered, many people were surprised to see a Klingon on the bridge of the Enterprise. With the Klingons no longer positioned as the enemy of the Federation, the writers had to bring in a new foe for the crew to battle. Thus the infamous Ferengi were born—and buried within a few short engagements. In this episode of Earl Grey, hew-mon hosts Phillip Gilfus, Darren Moser, and Daniel Proulx take a close look at the fearful Ferengi, from ships to lobes to laser whips.

Running Time: 1 hour 22 seconds


Hosts

Phillip Gilfus, Darren Moser, and Daniel Proulx

 

Topics

Initial impressions 
Ferengi as villains
Ferengi as a nuisance
Changing face of greed
Don't be a racist, Riker
Final Thoughts


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