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39. Profit and Loss

Quark must choose between profit and a lost love. Perry and David reminisce about past relationships and love portrayed in Trek.

The Fire Caves Podcast - A Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Podcast
The Fire Caves - A Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Podcast
39. Profit and Loss

What to expect from episode 39: Profit and Loss?


Profit and Loss, or Casablanca in space!

Quark is our featured star, and he kills it.

Odo and justice have a complicated relationship.

Natima Lang, the one that got away.

Where is Dax?

O’Brien clues us in.

Rekellan and Hogue, fugitives on the run.

Where did Quark get the cloaking device?

Perry discusses the history of the Cardassians.

David makes some stark comparisons.

Garak: Anything but a plain, simple tailor.

I believe the word of the day is: Duplicitous.

Quark and Garak speak in heavy innuendo.

That is not the first time we have seen the Sunrise drink!

Perry and David discuss 90’s history and the ’94 Quake.

Aliens loose in Los Angeles!

A Star Trek Legacy is our guest star this episode.

What can we gather from Cardassian Politics?

Gul Toran, we hardly knew you.

Garak rips his dress, Quark buys it anyway.

Quark in love: a strange sight indeed.

Perry and David discuss romance in Trek.

What exactly is Garak’s status on the station?

Did Garak just threaten Commander Sisko?

The First time we have ever wanted to shoot the messenger.

Where did Garak get the second phaser?

Who is really guilty of Killing Gul Toran?

For love of Family, for love of State.

Perry discusses NuTrek.

David and Perry talk new shows on the horizon.

Why SNW continues to be a win.

Tragedy in Texas.

Perry and David discuss Uvalde.

Where to give, should you wish to.

Perry and David express their deepest condolences to the families of Uvalde.

The loss of a child affects us all, we wish this tragedy on no one.

Thoughts and prayers to those affected. Keep your family’s safe.

And no, Perry is STILL not watching Halo.

Episode Credits


  • David Wampler
  • Perry Freeze


  • Perry Freeze

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The Fire Caves Podcast - A Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Podcast
The Fire Caves - A Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Podcast
39. Profit and Loss