Several posts have been made regarding the mind meld since this post was made, but this stuck out to me, also. I appreciate the writer explaining that a bit further, but that's not apparent on-screen.
I laughed when Rios said, "Well, that was unexpected" as the Borg ship showed up. I also laughed at the Stranger Things aggro-orchids.
Brent Spiner is SEVENTY ONE!? That surprised me but of course it makes sense, since time does pass for us all... He looked great as Data and looks great as Soong