Synopsis: With the sudden death of Grand Nagus Zek, Quark becomes the new leader of the Ferengi Alliance, but he also becomes a target for murder.
Memory Alpha Summary: I guess a lot of fans found this episode hilarious.
Review: The first of the dreaded Ferengi episodes introduces us to the Nagus.
Continue reading 159. The Nagus (1.11)
Synopsis: Quark discovers that his mother and Grand Nagus Zek have fallen in love with each other.
Memory Alpha Summary: Your daily reminder that (most) Ferengi devalue women
Review: Whenever there’s a Ferengi episode, it’s pretty much guaranteed to be either dreadful because it’s a cartoon, or tolerable because it helps develop Quark’s character. This one is solidly in the former.
Continue reading 161. Ferengi Love Songs (5.20)
Synopsis: Grand Nagus Zek is deposed after he begins to promote female rights; Quark changes his sex temporarily to prevent Brunt from becoming the new Grand Nagus.
Memory Alpha Summary: Today’s lesson kids: Never learn empathy!
Review: Widely considered to be the worst episode of Deep Space Nine and you’ll get no argument from me.
Continue reading 164. Profit and Lace (6.23)