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Old December 18 2009, 11:50 PM   #12
St. William Of Levittown
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Re: STAR TREK: REBOOTED FOR THE WRONG REASONS

^Hating prosperity is a curious thing, mate. It's an interesting psycological problem, indeed. Ayn Rand, as I recall, analyzed this a great deal. She diagnosed it as simple envy--hatred of success because it wasn't your success.

To wit...maybe they're just all, "Where were you pop-culture types when we needed you most? Where were you when Voyager and Enterprise were tanking? Where were you when Insurrection and Nemesis failed to reach the numbers of First Contact? Where were you when Paramount decided to give Trek a rest, because it seemed like people were tired of Trek?"

And so on.

In short, "Better Never Than Late".

Plain. Simple. Envy.
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