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Old September 15 2008, 12:10 PM   #12
Samuel T. Cogley
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Re: Burton Regarding Two 'Star Trek' Directors

Gep Malakai wrote: View Post
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In the beginning of TNG, it was just a painted girl's hair clip.
Not quite. It was inspired by a girl's hair clip, but was never an off-the-shelf hair clip with paint on it.
Well, there would seem to be some mixed opinion on that:

http://memory-alpha.org/en/wiki/Talk...Anyone_Else.3F

But, in any event, it looks exactly like a painted banana clip, which is what it was based on (or what it actually was).

So whether it was a banana clip that somebody painted, or a piece of plastic made to look like a banana clip and then painted, we're in the same ballpark.
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