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Old April 24 2008, 06:38 PM   #8
Temis the Vorta
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Re: Meaney On 'Deep Space Nine'

It was really a social commentary where in the not-too-distant future we could develop a permanent under-class who are segregated from society. In contemporary television you couldn't do that, so I realized the value of science fiction as a genre by doing the show."
I guess he's never heard of The Wire. It's not at all "impossible" to address the types of issues DS9 did on TV in a non sci-fi setting.
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