Re: AFT NACELLE (Spoilers)
If they'd used "deflector", "power coupling" or "plasma conduit" we probably wouldn't be having this discussion.
Oh, who am I kidding? Of course we would.
You're probably right. This particular example is still pretty damn sad because you don't need a copy of the Star Trek Encyclopedia to know it's BS, you only need a dictionary. One would expect better when the writers have three years to craft a coherent screenplay.
“Ridicule is the tribute paid to the genius by the mediocrities.”