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Old September 18 2012, 06:52 AM   #37
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Re: Best engineering chief?

Takeru wrote: View Post
He admitted it himself, he wildly exaggerated to become known as a miracle worker, no exaggeration, no miracle worker, no best engineer.
As already pointed out, and correctly, by Maurice upthread, that was a joke. Playful banter between two old friends, Kirk and Scotty.

As for, "when was he ever a shown to be a good engineer?" For a question that requires only a single example to answer, how about The Doomsday Machine, for just one example among scores.
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