21st Century TV
Today marks the 56th anniversary of the original "Star Trek" premiere and the beginning of a television franchise that made history for decades. Gene Roddenberry's world is part of the golden age of television — one that doesn’t just entertain, but often pushes back against everything we thought was true. How many of today’s shows could have aired a generation ago, though? Whether because of technology, streaming services, or new cultural expectations, these TV shows definitively belong to today.