[ExI] original star trek!

spike spike66 at att.net
Sun Feb 24 20:47:54 UTC 2008

> Subject: Re: [ExI] original star trek!
> At 11:34 AM 2/24/2008 -0800, PJ wrote after Spike:
> > > Unbelievable!  All the original Star Trek episodes!  Free!
> > >
> > > http://www.cbs.com/classics/star_trek/video/video.php
> NBC, ABC, SciFi and some other channels have done a good job 
> putting full episodes of popular shows online in full-screen 
> mode.  Unfortunately, it will be a while before they'll be 
> available in HDTV online.  CBS, on the other hand, is 
> obviously trying to make TV watching it's primary venue and 
> their online version is pretty lame, from what I can see...James Clement

Ja, however it is not at all clear that HDTV would help the original Star
Treks.  Especially the first season, much of the sets were cardboard.  If
you watch very closely you can see evidence of that everywhere.  It could be
that this series is better fondly remembered than viewed.  {8-]


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