Thread: Darmok
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Old August 21 2013, 12:35 AM   #25
Hober Mallow
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Re: Darmok

Mojochi wrote: View Post
Hober Mallow wrote: View Post
but you have to get past the really silly premise.
Could say the same thing about all off Star Trek
It kinda reminds of Asimov's concept of psychohistory. The more he talked about it and tried to explain it in greater detail, the sillier it became. The universal translator is already a silly idea, but it becomes much more so with "Darmok."
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