July 24, 2009: Catching up with Alan! A Rare Creative Burst! Inside Icarus Base!

You’ll never guess who I went to dinner with last night. Uh, right. How’d you know? Oh, right. I mentioned it in yesterday’s entry. Well, yes. Earlier in the week, former Stargate scribe and producer Alan McCullough dropped me an email and invited me out for dinner. I hadn’t seen Alan in ages so I…

May 3, 2009: Transforming Stage 5 From Stargate Command to Icarus Base

Follow Carl down the new-look corridor on Stage 5. Hang a left, up the stairs, and you're in the control room.   The stripped-down gate room. The former SGC gate becomes the gate on Icarus Base. Back in early February, Carl and I wandered down to Stage 5 to check out the work in progress.…