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Species 8472 mixes it up human-style.
It’s the third episode of the season, which means it’s time to check in on B’Elanna.
Let’s face it: Seven’s surrogate sons don’t have very long lifespans.
In which the crew of Voyager demonstrates, again, that they would not have made it through a Melbourne lockdown.
In which Janeway looks a gift horse in the mouth, and Seven has second thoughts about the whole humanity thing.
It’s a big SFX-heavy sweeps week episode, so why is “Demon” so small and petty?
The Doctor and Seven do not make good lockdown buddies.
In which we get tantalisingly close to mirror!Voyager, while the writers ask the really big questions. Like, “Did the victims of a near-genocide maybe bring it on themselves?”
It turns out I was right to hate this episode when I was a teenager, but for less sexist reasons.