Re: What Makes Something 'Star Trek'?
Gene Roddenberry wrote:
PRESIDENT CAPONE: A parallel world, Chicago ten years after Al Capone won and imposed gangland statutes upon the nation.
would have been more fun and interesting than the actual episode ("A Piece of the Action") we ended up with. Al Capone as President of the U.S. in a parallel universe makes more sense than a planet of copycats!
“All the universe or nothingness. Which shall it be, Passworthy? Which shall it be?”