R. Star wrote:
Phlox's bubbly curiosity was a nice change from the status quo, and I never thought it was annoying though a lot of people seem to.
To be honest, John Billingsley is one of the few things keeping me watching at this point... other than my obsession with watching every Trek series, whether it's good or not.
After ENT, I plan to watch The Animated Series
As for the universal translator... it's a very plot sensitive device in the early 22nd century, working at some times, not working at others.
I know, I know... I need to just let it go. But they might as well put Hoshi in a miniskirt, because for all her skills in linguistics, she's basically become this show's Uhura; in other words, the Enterprise's phone receptionist.