Author: Heavy Metal Susan

Susan recently won Star Trek-themed trivia at a local bar as part of an awesome 2-woman team. She's still smiling about it. When she's not watching Voyager, TNG, or DS9, she's writing about heavy metal, running marathons, and being a professional opera singer. 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…