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Old November 11 2012, 10:23 AM   #175
Harvey
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Re: Is TOS the best sci-fi TV American series until 1985?

TREK_GOD_1 wrote: View Post
Talk about nonsense. One of the biggest criticisms of ENT (other than being an abysmal concept), was the constant tossing of continuity or retconning anything whenever it suited the hair-thin "writing."
The page you link to is nothing but nit-picking. Not that there's anything wrong with that -- Phil Farrand's Nitpicker Guide books are some of the most read books on my shelf -- but there's nothing on that list that persuasively argues that Enterprise was any worse at sticking to continuity than any other series in the franchise.

If I had to pick a series that was bad at that, it would be Star Trek: Voyager or the original series itself, not Enterprise.

What you seem to miss is Zombie's hardline stand that TMP is not the same continuity as TOS--including the characters.
That position doesn't reflect the posts that I've been reading in this thread.
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