Re: Gene Roddenberry's weird rules
M'rk, son of Mogh wrote:
And money is obviously not a part of that, from everything the characters have always said.
You have a few instances of them mentioning that the Federation doesn't use money, everything else from TOS
to the TNG
pilot to DS9
have mentioned the use of money.
I think it fair to say the "no money" wasn't one of the "weird rules", whether Gene personally believe in the philosophy or not Trek under his watch didn't use it.
"...the most elementary and valuable statement in science, the beginning of wisdom, is I do not know." - Lt. Commander Data, "Where Silence Has Lease"