The Reduced Shakespeare Company PodcastGreetings from the future! Historian (and TV writer) David A. Goodman has written Federation: The First 150 Years, the history of the United Federation of Planets, which was assembled as a special exhibit on Memory Alpha (and is available from and David talks about how he created the book he wanted to own, and reveals what it’s like to have worked with most of the cast of the original series, what Vulcan urination sounds like, the benefits of a rich fan tapestry, why there may or may not be a sequel to this book, and what it’s like to have created the definitive (and highly satisfying) chronicle of the Romulan Wars. For those who listen all the way through (or have read this far), we say: LLAP. (Length 24:27)