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Old September 8 2013, 06:53 PM   #260
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Re: The Single Worst Line of Dialogue in the entire Star Trek Franchis

JariM wrote: View Post
Cutler: "They don't have movies where you come from, do they?"

Phlox: "We had something similar a few hundred years ago, but they lost their appeal when people discovered their real lives were more interesting."

Oh brother..... Which explains why the holodeck was a popular pastime. Or watching plays. He could have just said something like, 'once we did but not any more'.

I understand where he was getting at, (TV does has it negatives) but the part about abandoning the whole thing because of real lives being more interesting...seems preachy again.
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