cardinal biggles wrote:
There's nothing wrong with being very pleased. It's only when someone beats that phrase into the ground while Rome burns around them that it becomes a punchline.
Considering Roddenberry said it just before the production of the film went down in flames...
Glad to see the phrase has a provenience.
Gene Roddenberry wrote:
The concept that only a science fiction writer can write science fiction motion pictures is ridiculous. Look at me. I came up with STAR TREK, and I was a dramatic writer. I wrote for TV.'
He certainly was full of his own accomplishments, wasn't he?