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Old May 10 2013, 03:14 PM   #155
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Re: Starship Size Argument™ thread

137th Gebirg wrote: View Post
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Tomorrow is Yesterday
Christoper: I see. Did the Navy...
Kirk: We're a combined service, Captain.

Whom Gods Destroy
Garth: You, Captain, are second only to me as the finest military commander in the galaxy.
Kirk: That's very flattering. I am primarily an explorer now, Captain Garth.
Kirk: I agree there was a time when war was necessary, and you were our greatest warrior. (He is speaking to Garth.)

Star Trek II
Chekov: The order comes from Admiral James Kirk.
: I knew it! I knew it! All along the military has wanted to get their han...
David:I've tried to tell you before. Scientists have always been pawns of the military---
:Starfleet has kept the peace for a hundred years, I cannot and will not subscribe to your interpretation of this event.
You forgot the most important one:
Errand of Mercy
Kirk: I'm a soldier.

Pretty much sums it up right there. Roddenberry didn't start putting flowers in the phaser collimators until TNG.
And all of this has nothing to do with this new Star Trek.
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