The Ferengi /fəˈrɛŋɡi/ are a fictional extraterrestrial race fr... -

The Ferengi /fəˈrɛŋɡi/ are a fictional extraterrestrial race fr...

wikipedia - 17 Sep 2016
The Ferengi /fəˈrɛŋɡi/ are a fictional extraterrestrial race from the Star Trek universe. They first appeared in "The Last Outpost", the fifth episode of Star Trek: The Next Generation in 1987, during which they made first contact with the United Federation of Planets in 2364 on the planet Delphi Ardu, though they had been mentioned in the series' pilot, "Encounter at Farpoint". They and their culture are characterized by a mercantile obsession with profit and trade, and their constant efforts to swi

Jim Ross: Words of advice may help guide the new graduates

Williamson Daily News - 12 Jun 2018
You've probably never heard of the Ferengi from the "Star Trek" Universe. They are a species that worships commerce and capitalism. Their holy text is a collection of sayings known as the Rules of Acquisition. Rule of Acquisition 48: The bigger the ...

Star Trek and the Taming of the Borg

Den of Geek US - 04 Jun 2018
Their success must have come as a huge relief to Paramount's executives - after the capering Ferengi spectacularly failed to gain traction as the show's signature baddies, they finally had a nemesis worth merchandising. And yet, despite the production ...

Shimerman: Ferengi Redemption

Trek Today - 22 Mar 2018
Armin Shimerman is best-known to Trek fans for his portrayal of Quark, and that is the Ferengi he wants you to remember him for, not for the Ferengi he played in The Next Generation's The Last Outpost. “Well, what we were told about the Ferengi and ...

MLB draft results: Orioles day 2 picks loaded on college pitchers

Camden Chat - 06 Jun 2018
I like Rom right away because if he makes it to the show, I will make Star Trek: Deep Space Nine jokes about the Ferengi Rom and his brother Quark. On the draft stream, MLB Pipeline's Jim Callis summed up the 6'2” lefty as having “a chance for three ...

Filmmaker comes home to Sonoma County to screen his first feature

Santa Rosa Press Democrat - 07 Jun 2018
Marina Sirtis, Counselor Deanna Troi on “Star Trek: The Next Generation.” (While the other actors play the escape pod crew in “5th Passenger,” Sirtis has a key role on the rescue ship.) Armin Shimerman, who played the alien Ferengi bartender Quark on ...

Behr: Ferengi In Deep Space Nine

Trek Today - 28 Aug 2017
In a recent TrekMovie interview with Ira Steven Behr, one of the topics was the change in the Ferengi from The Next Generation to Deep Space Nine. The Ferengi were originally supposed to be bad guys, who made their debut in The Next Generation's first ...

Harvard Stands Up for the “R” Word - 13 Jun 2018
As many are aware, Harvard is being sued for discriminating against Asians, who apparently have to have an SAT score 140 points higher than other minorities to gain acceptance. All of this is very confusing, but Dr. Faust, President of Harvard, makes a ...

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