"Plato's Stepchildren," Ep. 67 - Kirk, Spock and McCoy suffer humiliating experiences via an alien with telekinetic abilities. This episode also features the first interracial kiss on network television. "Wink of an Eye," Ep. 68 - A Scalosian queen sabotages the U.S.S. Enterprise and makes Kirk her love-slave, planning to use him to help repopulate her planet. Can Kirk escape her charms and save his crew?
I absolutely love this episode! Of course, this may have something to do with the fact that I'm a huge Spock fan, and love to see him act more human, which is rare. Read morePublished on April 1 2003 by Kate Spencer
Plato's Stepchildren has an intriguing set-up, but the episode simply goes way too far in silliness when Kirk and Spock are being forced to perform. Read morePublished on March 21 2002 by yarborough
Plato's Stepchildren Aliens with ESP powers control the TOS crew. It is somewhat unfair...I never got to kiss Uhura.
Wink of an Eye...We know Kirk likes fast women. Read more
Plato's Stepchildren---A race of telekenetic beings force the crew to do their bidding. Including making Kirk & Uhura kiss. (Or was it "forced"? I think otherwise. Read morePublished on Oct. 21 2001 by McHenry John
"Plato's Stepchildren" features TWO interracial kisses...Kirk & Uhura and Spock and Chapel. Kinda unfair, I never got to kiss Uhura! Read morePublished on Oct. 13 2001 by McHenry John
You know, when it comes to big-time over-the-top sci-fi cheeseball, the third season of classic 'Star Trek' really hits the spot! Read morePublished on Oct. 10 2001 by Zagnorch
Volume 34 of Paramount's complete reissue of Classic Trek contains two episodes which could best be described as fair-to-middling in quality. Read morePublished on Sept. 23 2001 by Hank Drake
Plato's Stepchildren is one of my top four favorite episodes, along with Space Seed, the City on the Edge of Forever, and Mirror Mirror. Read morePublished on Sept. 12 2001