Re: Braga: "Archer was supposed to be Future Guy"
If the people who created something say that they had a certain intention, you have no basis on which to challenge that.
None at all.
You can only argue about whether they effectively acted on their intention, which is quite a different thing.
"I think [J.J. Abrams has] done a great thing for Star Trek. Iím very grateful to him. We all owe him a lot. When someone comes along like he has done and picks it up and elevates it, we should be grateful." - Leonard Nimoy