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Old February 15 2013, 09:05 AM   #50
Konata Izumi
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Re: Earth based Trek show

Temis the Vorta wrote: View Post
What Star Trek means now to most people is the stuff JJ Abrams is doing with it. Which involves a lot of scenes on Earth as long as there is action, danger and colorful aliens.
Everyone knows about old Star Trek too so that's not very true.

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dansigal wrote: View Post
...the Federation has such a rich and complex history and foundation, there's so much interesting things worth exploring there. You're not tying yourself down at all.
No, it doesn't, and there isn't. The so-called "Star Trek universe" is conceptually shallow regarding politics, economics, culture and history. There is more real variety of thought, behavior and experience within four blocks of my front door than in the entire half-century of storytelling that comprises Trek.
It's a foundation and that comparison is true for every story.
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