Star Trek: Bread and Circuses – Part 2

I talked about ‘Bread and Circuses’ reliance on Juvenal and its satire of television and cinema during Part 1. But, there is even more going on during our trip to Planet 892-IV. While the episode is accusing its audience of acting like Juvenal’s Roman mob and not engaging in politics, it simultaneously points to a … Continue reading Star Trek: Bread and Circuses – Part 2

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