Re: Why don't phasers shoot straight?
The only problem I have with phasers, as I see them used, is that the beams take too long to reach their target. You can actually see the beams moving. This shouldn't happen; it should be near-instantaneous. The only time we see THAT happening is in "Future's End", and even that was a 29th-century model.
"If the world was perfect, it wouldn't be." - Yogi Berra