Re: TOS set during the 22nd Century!?
What about the salt monster which was situated in Trelane's palace?
Trelane could chase the Enterprise
at warp with a planet. Whose to say he hadn't visited M-113 in the past? Whose to say the Salt Vampire we see in his castle is even real? He recreated the Earth artifacts we saw...
"If we're going to be damned, let's be damned for what we really are." - Jean-Luc Picard, "Encounter at Farpoint"