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Old September 22 2012, 06:54 PM   #37
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Re: TP: Brinkmanship by Una McCormack Review Thread (Spoilers!)

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It's not the knowledge she has, it's the way she comes across as if everyone should agree with her, because.
Agreed. I hated her in Zero Sum Game. Not keeping her first officer in the loop regarding the Klingon ships and then dismissing his concerns in front of the bridge crew. And her sarcastic reply to an officer's report during a crisis situation came off as unprofessional and uncalled for.

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Perhaps that just how it comes across to me, and not how she was written.
It's not just you.
The point you make about the events in ZSG, very good point! How can a good commanding officer keep things like this from his/her XO? I mean, I understand that some things are to be kept on a need to know basis, but how was that need to know??
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