The Roar Meter is a weekly story in numbers.
- Number of Star Trek live action television series to date: 5, plus 1 forthcoming
- Star Trek: the Animated Series is the only non-live action series to date
- Number of white male Captains (lead characters only): 3
- Number of black male Captains: 1
- Number of white female Captains: 1
- Number of black female Captains: one forthcoming in Star Trek: Discovery
- Number of Doctors on Doctor Who to date: 12, plus 1 forthcoming
- Number of white male Doctors: 12
- Number of white female Doctors: one forthcoming
Annika Barranti Klein is a writer, knitter, women’s banked track roller derby referee, and radical homeschooling mother. Her work has appeared at The Toast, The Establishment, and on Book Riot. She is a cis, white, bi-furious intersectional feminist.