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Old August 21 2012, 08:24 PM   #15
MacLeod
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Re: Will trek ever have a "new" character

Bry_Sinclair wrote: View Post
Each series has a character in place to analyse the "human" aspect, to be the outsider through which things relating to human nature are examined (Spock, Data, Odo, EMH/Seven, T'Pol).

Personnally I really don't think its needed anymore.
So long as they serve a dramatic need, I'm not bothered.

From a viewer point of view, we are drawn to certain characters more than others, as we can see some of our qualities in them.

So for those that have difficulty in being accepted you might relate more to the 'outsider' characters.
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