Author: Heavy Metal Susan

Susan recently won Star Trek-themed bar trivia as part of an awesome 2-woman team and is still smiling about it. She’s a classical musician, writer, runner, and adventurer. Find her on Twitter at @HeavyMetalSusan.

Crusher’s Critical Perspective

Crusher listening to Picard in "The Perfect Mate"

For rules to stay relevant – even pillars such as the Prime Directive – they must regularly be challenged and re-evaluated. Many of us love Star Trek for the moral ambiguity, the conundrums with no clearly right answer, and the…