"So, you're the captain of Deep Space Nine, and the Emissary to the Prophets. Decorated combat officer, widower, father, mentor — and, oh yes, the man who started the war with the Dominion. Somehow I thought you'd be taller." - Senator Vreenak, "In The Pale Moonlight." WHO lives with the Prophets,,,
We're coming up on the 20th anniversary of Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, but it's still amazing how ground-breaking that show feels. Deep Space Nine didn't just defy our expectations of what a Star Trek show could be — it also helped to transform our ideas about genre television, in general. To watch DS9 is to have an unforgettable impression of its characters and themes — and yet, there are probably still secrets of DS9 that you haven't learned yet.