Root of all Fear, TOS: S2E14 “Wolf in the Fold”

Franklin D. Roosevelt once said, ‘We have nothing to fear but fear itself’.  If that is the case, he may not have seen many wild animals, or found himself in a perilous survival situation.  Perhaps his life was never in danger from the most treacherous of all creatures: another human being.  It is possible that … More Root of all Fear, TOS: S2E14 “Wolf in the Fold”

Irrational Thought Police, TOS: S2E7 “Catspaw”

When the fog gathers, the witches cackle, and the air grows cold under the full moonlight, our tenuous grasp on rational thought gives way to self-preserving fear.  This is the time of year when the boundaries between the spiritual and physical worlds were said to be at their thinnest.  This is Halloween!  Although the spiritual … More Irrational Thought Police, TOS: S2E7 “Catspaw”