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Old May 1 2013, 02:41 PM   #9
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Re: Uhura - A message from Harrison & first look at Klingon with no he

My Name Is Legion wrote: View Post
On the original series McCoy was the chief doctor on the Enterprise. This business of overanalyzing and assigning the characters symbolic roles is something that fans came up with, possibly in fanzines during the original NBC run but more likely during the 1970s and that Roddenberry repeated back retrospectively. You don't find much of that stuff in things like, oh, the writers guidelines for the series.

True a lot of that came out of the re-runs in the 70s and the movie series in the 80s.


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