Re: State of Trek according to Entertainment Weekly
Ah, hem. The "butthurt" chiming in here.
I think it's pretty safe to say that we're not pissed just disappointed.
Was there really a reason to pull those characters from TWOK?
Abrams didn't seem like he wanted to continue to grow the franchise, but merely take advantage of its successful moments and capitalize on it for his own benefit.
Glad he went over to Star Wars.
Don't think it's a "JJ" thing at all.
The writers provide the tree, JJ just decorates it.
“We have to learn again that science without contact with experiments is an enterprise which is likely to go completely astray into imaginary conjecture.”
- Evolution of the Solar System, NASA 1976, H. Alfvén & G, Arrhenius, p. 257.