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Old September 24 2012, 09:43 AM   #14
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Re: Anyone Find Generations "Saucer crash" to be poorly done?

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So basically Troi had to specifically turn the ship TOWARD the planet. That's not just a "nudge" in the wrong direction.
That scene always bugged me. Why did Riker ask Troi and not a nameless redshirt to take the helm? Was this a lame women are bad drivers joke?

They did it again for Nemesis too!
Yeah, who would think your therapist would make a good pilot? That really was Riker's poor call there. Though in Nemesis you could argue that Picard had already decided to ram Shinzon's ship when he told Troi to take the helm. Who would be better to crash the ship?
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