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Old February 4 2013, 07:15 PM   #42
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Re: planetary classes

CorporalCaptain wrote: View Post
That's the beauty of just the letter "M": Roddenberry didn't pin himself down with an actual supposed meaning to the letter, so he couldn't get caught saying anything that would be contradicted by later science.
Right. Just like stardates, which he and Herb Solow intended to be just meaningless numbers to avoid pinning the show down to a specific timeframe.
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