Saturday Morning Trek 35: Infinite Diversity in Infinite Cereal / by Richard Marquez

Monster Cereals and Star Trek.

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Running Time: 1 hour 11 minutes 30 seconds
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It's the Halloween season in the Trek.fm wood-paneled den and that means just one thing: Monster Cereals! Yes, Monster Cereals, that sugary breakfast treat featuring classic movie monsters like Dracula and Frankenstein that made their way to store shelves around the same time the animated series premiered on TV. Adam and Aaron will be doing a 'deep dive' into that iconic cereal with a taste test, checking out some of the competitors and discussing their own childhood cereal memories.

But, that has nothing to do with Star Trek we hear you say. Hang tight as we experience the Star Trek/Monster Cereals crossover event, well ok a commercial, and then review 50 years of Star Trek on cereal boxes.

So grab a bowl of your favorite cereal and chow down with us!

Chapters

Intro (00:01:24)
Count Chockula and Frankenberry Commercial (00:04:07)
Boo Berry Commercial (00:06:01)
Monster Cereals Star Trek The Motion Pictures Promo (00:12:27)
Competing themed cereal (00:14:24)
Taste test (00:17:27)
Cocoa Pebbles Spock Commercial (00:29:02)
Our cereal memories (00:29:33)
Oreos Cereal (00:30:44)
C3-PO's Cereal Commercial (00:41:52)
Thompsons' Teeth (00:44:48)
Cereal and Star Trek (00:47:24)
Cheerios TNG walk on role contest (00:56:54)
Closing (01:08:55)


Hosts

Adam Drosin Aaron Harvey

Production

Aaron Harvey (Editor and Producer) C Bryan Jones (Executive Producer) Matthew Rushing (Executive Producer) Ken Tripp (Executive Producer) Norman C. Lao (Associate Producer) Eric Extreme (Associate Producer) Joo Kim (Associate Producer) Richard Marquez (Production Manager) Brandon-Shea Mutala (Patreon Manager)