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Old January 20 2013, 01:27 AM   #111
A beaker full of death
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Re: Anti-Spock racism/general disrespect for the XO

sonak wrote: View Post
also, let's not forget that Trek has NEVER been reaistic on the military aspects. Officers doing enlisted men work, "flagships" without flag officers, officers who stay as captain or XO of a ship for a decade or more.

Trek's military is nothing like a modern military.
Now you know damn well that doesn't apply to TOS, which was written by people who'd BEEN there.
"shall not be infringed" is naturally open to infringements of all kinds, because shut up and think of the children.
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