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Old July 5 2013, 02:36 PM   #122
Bad Thoughts
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Re: Star Trek morality test - best and worst episodes

Jonas Grumby wrote: View Post
^ You make a good point. It's that superior, paternalistic attitude so often depicted in TNG that irks me.

In TOS, when Jim Kirk encountered Captain Christopher in "Tomorrow Is Yesterday," he didn't treat him like some kind of simpleton or child. He didn't feel any need to pat him on the head and "re-educate" him.
In the same episode, wasn't the USAF guard forced to wander the transporter room without explanation given to where he was? Was he eveb given a chair?
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