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Old September 2 2012, 02:48 PM   #54
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Re: Why Is Diversity Focused Only On Race & Species?

Mars wrote: View Post
Fortunately he picks up the clues rather quickly about what he is supposed to be and is a good actor, of course he is an impostor, but he keeps up the charade for as long as possible. How long do you think he could keep it up?
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Forever since most people aren't thinking "omg he must be the MU version of himself" every time someone has a bad day.
Not according to "Mirror, Mirror." Our guys were able to imitate their Imperial counterparts readily enough, but the Mirror landing party was just too intrinsically violent and hateful, and Spock very rapidly caught on that they were impostors/duplicates. As Spock said, "It was far easier for you, as civilized men, to behave like barbarians than it was for them to behave like civilized men."
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