But now you've said it, so it's happened.
I'll start the rejection of your accusations of murderous plagiarism ball rolling..
Comparing Future Guy to the Prophet Valen is SO unfair! Future Guy is just some jerk, probably someone's puppet. Archer as Future Guy is a tragedy that season 5 must redeem Archer from. Something has gone wrong and has to be fixed.
Sinclair's story is one of destiny blah blah..
To which the classic counter would simply be:
Well, Braga was obviously reversing the polarity of the standard neo-classical trapezoidal dramatic paradigm. Blah, blah, blah ...
That, I believe, is check-and-mate.