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# 15
02-18-2013, 03:27 AM
Originally Posted by emacsheadroom View Post
Didn't you know? It's the justification people use to whine about STO and modern Trek in general. It's called "Appeal to Authority". A dead authority is even better because then the person doing the complaining can claim that their interpretation of the dead authority is unassailable and thus they can treat everything they don't like as blasphemy against the word-of-god. Expect to see "he must be spinning in his grave" used more than once by such a person.
To be fair, if Gene's body is hooked up to a Thanatropic Generator, then perhaps Cryptic might be doing society a very important service.