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# 18
07-19-2013, 01:26 PM
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Originally Posted by revlot View Post
IF Roddenberry were alive this would be a different story.
roddenberry understood the importance of ideology, and the power sci-fi has as a platform for socio-political parody & allegory.

sometyhing you will notice most successful non-assplosion sci-fi have in common.

be it tos's depiction of political classes & race issues.

babylon 5 and taking a stand against tyranny, with would be insurrection & treason

or starwars, and its band of religiously led star terrorists undermining the rightful government

(see what i did there)
t6 cruiser? keep it, i'd rather have aux to dampers 3.
as it turns out, an intrepid would lose a fight with a connie.
and thats canon.
! the power of plot compels you.