Re: Sulu was named for the sea
^ In all instances I like the canon names better than the fan ones. Hikaru sounds much better than Walter, and Nyota fits Uhura better than "Penda".
Now if only we'd find out what Lt. Kyle's real name is.
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Two men out and three men on
Nowhere to look but inside
Where we all respond to PRESSURE!" - Billy Joel