This post contains SPOILERSfor Star Trek into Darkness & Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan
The other weekend I got the chance to re-watch Star Trek into Darkness. When I first saw it on IMAX 3D I wasn’t impressed thinking it wasn’t very good. However, I felt the same thing about the previous entry Star Trek, which I know love having got use to its universe and characters. Did I have the same reaction to Star Trek into Darkness. Check below the break to find out!
This post was originally published on my Blogger Account on the 5th of March 2010. This post has been edited before it was published today.
Finally this post includes very limited SPOILERS for The Night Sessions by Ken MacLeod
This time last week I finished The Night Sessions by Ken MacLeod – a futuristic thriller set in Edinburgh and New Zealand. It was a fun read with lots of very interesting ideas about robots and religion. Sadly none of them were fully explored in my view.
However, that is not what I want to talk about today. I want to talk about the location of the final scenes in the book. This is the dramatic conclusion where our heroes – The Lothian and Borders police – send a civilian, undercover, into a meeting of bad guys which is happening in Linlithgow. Yes that small sleepy commuter down about 30 minutes outside of Edinburgh.