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Star Trek: Discovery isn't amazing

It's fair to say I'm a Star Trek fan. I've watched most of the shows and all the films, except Voyager (which was incredibly boring IMO). Deep Space 9 is probably my favorite show, followed by either The Next Generation or Enterprise. I might write another post about how great Enterprise is at some point, because honestly, it gets too much hate.

But that's not what this post is about. Today, I want to share my thoughts about the latest entry in the long-running franchise - Star Trek: Discovery. This is a show that had very high expectations, as it was the first Trek show in over a decade (since ST: Enterprise ended in 2005). Discovery is set 10 years before the original series, and revolves around the crew of the USS Discovery in the middle of a war between the Federation (aka United Nations in space) and the Klingon Empire (the bad guys).

This isn't going to be an actual review of the show, more of a rant about my complaints with it. If you're looking for a w…