Re: Why did they bother...
Set Harth wrote:
I have to say I was underwhelmed by Pine's version of "these are the voyages". There's a reason you have to go to the gag reel to hear it on the '09 film...
I looked around during the speech, the larger audience I saw it with was in rapt attention...I think it was very successful, especially in te context it was given.
It is far better to grasp the universe as it really is than to persist in delusion, however satisfying and reassuring. Carl Sagan