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Old May 28 2013, 07:15 PM   #194
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Re: Klingons in STID--why do they look like [SPOILERS]?

Crazy Eddie wrote: View Post
It was SUPPOSED to do no such thing. It was IMPLIED primarily as charity to canon thumpers.
It was STATED OUTRIGHT by the writers. Imputations of motive may feel emotionally pleasing to you but never rise above pure speculation. You may not choose to accept the intent behind the plot, but that's a separate issue.

Sisko_is_my_captain wrote:
I don't recall all the race hoopla when they cast Samuel L Jackson as Nick Fury in the Marvel movies.
That's because the Marvel movieverse was always intended to be completely separate from the comicverse or the universe of any other depiction of Fury such as the Hasslehoff one. It's not a comparable situation.

Nerys Myk wrote:
Indian isn't a race, it's a nationality. Using "classical" racial classifications Khan would be a Caucasian and might have spoken an Indo-Aryan language.
Whatever it is technically called, you know as well as I do that the Caucasoid race of northern India and what we refer to when we use the term "Caucasian" or "white" are different races.
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