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Old September 18 2013, 09:23 PM   #87
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Re: No More Wrath of Khan Homages

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And yet, he nalied it in one sentence.
If you've read anything at all about Roddenberry, you'd know that his name and integrity never belong in the same sentence.
I keep telling people, Cochrane in FC is a dig at Roddenberry. The more I've read about Gene--and I'm not talking about his personal or family life, I'm talking purely professional life--the more I think they wrote Cochrane as a way of taking on the "Great Bird" and the hero worship some fans (the TNG crew) has for him.
Never heard that, before. It's a very valid comparison, whether it was done deliberately or purely coincidental. I'm jealous of you for not having thought of that, myself.
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