Re: Why a reboot was necessary (IMHO)
If they'd just pressed the restart button you could have had anything - (a female spock, a chimpanzee in sickbay...Klingons on roller skates) and it really wouldn't have mattered as long as it was a good movie.
I think I like all of those ideas.
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