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Old June 24 2013, 11:44 PM   #24
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Re: Scotty and his military comment

Charles Phipps wrote: View Post
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Starfleet is the military.

There is absolutely no evidence to the contrary.
I suppose it depends on how you define one.
Can you name any other organization that has fought a war on behalf of the Federation?

Errand of Mercy wrote:
KIRK: I'm a soldier, not a diplomat.
The Doomsday Machine wrote:
DECKER: Our primary duty is to maintain life and safety of Federation planets. Do you deny that?
Starfleet participates in war games and border defense as well.

Sounds like the military to me...
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