86. Little Green Men

Perry and David take a trip to 1947 and discuss the Little Green Men found in Roswell, New Mexico. Plus some familiar faces and of course, Odo!

The Fire Caves - A Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Podcast
The Fire Caves - A Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Podcast
86. Little Green Men

What to expect from episode 86: Little Green Men?


Little Green Men, or The Roswell Conspiracy explained poorly.

This is Perry’s “Move Along Home.”

Campy fun is not so fun.

The list of things Perry dislikes about this episode.

David finds it fun.

Updates on the week.

The “fun” in Little Green Men.

Perry doles out some Trek History.

Let’s talk about Roswell.

The First time a President is ever referred to in Trek.

Other Trek Firsts.

What we can learn from this vision of the past.

The smoking PSA.

Quark finds Humans he can relate to.

Rom is an idiotic genius.

Nog discovers that all humans look alike.

Cousin Gaila finally comes through on his debt.

Odo is always suspicious of Quark, and on the case.

Kemacite, the magical plot device!

How Humans and Ferengi compare.

What this episode says about humanity.

No actual Ferengi were harmed in the filming of this episode.

Star Trek and Time Travel.

The Moon-eyed lovers and General Denning.

The Writing Sucks and Perry explains why.

The Inexplicable favorite.

Coming up next for The Fire Caves.

Perry talks about Star Trek Picard.

Where to watch.

Where to listen.

The Problem with the Ferengi.

Odo to the rescue!

Rom figures it out.

Nog tries to bluff.

Quark realizes the real danger.

Even the heroes kind of suck here.

Ok we get it, don’t smoke!

Jake Sisko is barely in this episode.

Tooth sharpener for a Klingon.

Nog is finally off the academy.

Returning home, and already in hock.

Tell it to the Magistrate.

Without evidence, is there even a case?

Cousin Gaila? Rom you idiot!

Perry is still not watching Halo.

Episode Credits


  • David Wampler
  • Perry Freeze


  • Perry Freeze

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The Fire Caves - A Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Podcast
The Fire Caves - A Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Podcast
86. Little Green Men