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Old August 17 2013, 11:31 AM   #40
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Re: If they made a 25th century TV series, would you watch it?

C.E. Evans wrote: View Post
I'd watch it religiously.
BillJ wrote: View Post
Why do people never put "I don't know" as an answer for these polls?
Quite. Once upon a time I'd have said religiously, but Enterprise allowed me to break free. Part of me enjoys the freedom.

C.E. Evans wrote: View Post
I think it was to pad out dialogue.

I remember seeing some early script drafts from either TNG or VOY in which writers would write dialogue that would features parts referred to simply as [TECH] that would be later filled in with technobabble by someone else.
No point in creating your own, if it disagreed with established jargon, the fans would only pick it apart. Let someone else do it, the someone else gets the blame
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