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Old December 3 2012, 11:50 AM   #49
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Re: Why is humor lacking in so much modern sci-fi?

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Because it's not false. There was more to the original BSG than camp, but it did also do episodes that were basically camp. And the Ovoid casino planet one was a pretty campy episode.
That was a part of the three hour series premiere and I didn't think it was campy nor do I think the series was campy. The campy sci-fi series at the time was Quark and that didn't last for very long.
Quark was a situation comedy and a satire of Science Fiction.
Yes I know and it was also a campy series and meant to be that way, Battlestar Galactica took their subject matter far more seriously.
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