Re: Abrams Directing Star Wars
was just lazy, and that's worse. No explanation of the Romulans getting Picard's DNA that long ago, much less one that would fit in with established Next Gen timeline and canon....the use of yet another Brent Spiner android that's not as sophisticated as Data....Picard being bald as a cadet when he was described (and even shown) as having hair as late as his tenure as captain of the Stargazer.
Human instinct is pretty strong. You can't expect us to change overnight.
-Captain Jonathan Archer, 2151